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New U.S. Holiday Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service kicked off the holiday season today with its improved Priority Mail products and new Gingerbread Houses Forever stamps. The Postal Service expects to process 545 million pieces of mail every day throughout this holiday season; totaling … Continue reading

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New US Forever Stamps

America’s Favorite Holiday Flower:Poinsettia  The stamp art depicts the rich red and vibrant green leaves surrounding the flower—the cluster of small, rather modest cup-shaped structures in the center. The red “petals” that we think of as the flower are actually … Continue reading

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USPS :New Forever Stamp on Perry Victory

During the Battle of Lake Erie, Oliver Hazard Perry left his ruined flagship, the Lawrence, got in a small boat and took command of the brig Niagara, and went on to defeat the British fleet.On 10th Sep 2013, the bicentennial … Continue reading

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New US Stamps

Eid Date of Issue: 8 August  2013 Featuring calligraphy from the 2011 Eid stamp with a new green background, this 2013 issuance commemorates the two most important festivals—or eids—in the Islamic calendar: Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha. On these days, Muslims … Continue reading

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Flag for All Seasons Forever Stamps by USPS

The U.S. Postal Service is saluting the American flag with a new collection of four Forever stamps, currently priced at 46 cents each.The “Flag for All Seasons” Forever stamps depict images of Old Glory flying against backgrounds representing the seasons … Continue reading

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New US Stamp on Johnny Cash

The Johnny Cash limited-edition Forever Stamp  wasreleased on 5th June 2013 in Nashville. Designed by Neal Ashby, the Johnny Cash stamp features a photograph taken  by Frank Bez during the cover shoot for Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash. The … Continue reading

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New US Stamp Honors Tejano Music Icon, Lydia Mendoza

Tejano music legend Lydia Mendoza is being recognized, immortalized and given the respect many feels she deserves for her contributions to the American musical scene.The United States Postal Service issued a stamp commemorating “The Lark Of The Border,” her nickname, whose … Continue reading

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New US Stamp on Dream Blossom

The stamp was art directed by Ethel Kessler and designed by Michael Osborne.The Where Dreams Blossom stamp is being issued as a Forever stamp.

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New US Forever Stamps on Vintage Seed Packets

The stamps feature 10 images of antique seed packets originally printed between 1910 and 1920. Each depicts blossoms of one variety of flower — a trio of cosmos; stalks of digitalis; bright primrose flowers; a vibrant calendula; aster blooms; two … Continue reading

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New US Stamp on Wedding Cake

This two-ounce stamp features a photograph of a three-tier wedding cake topped with white flowers, their green stems and leaves a delightful contrast to the cake\’s creamy white frosting.The stamp is a perfect addition to a wedding invitation or other … Continue reading

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