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USPS Issued Forever Stamps on Art of Andrew Wyeth

The United States Postal Service has issued a pane of stamps on 12th July  2017 inspired by the art of Andrew Wyeth to commemorate the centennial of the artist’s birth. Wyeth was born and spent his life in Chadds Ford, … Continue reading

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USPS Issued Stamps on Butterflies

The U.S. Postal Service has issued forever stamps on polinators on 3rd August 2017.

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USPS:Disney Stamp Issue

The 10 villains featured by the USPS are: Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty, Honest John from Pinocchio, Cruella De Vil from 101 Dalmatians, Captain Hook from Peter Pan, the Queen of Hearts from Alice in Wonderland, Lady Tremaine from Cinderella, Ursula from The Little Mermaid, the Queen from Snow … Continue reading

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USPS:Forever Stamps on Sharks

The five Sharks forever stamps depict formidable examples of five different species: shortfin mako shark, whale shark, pelagic thresher shark, scalloped hammerhead shark, and great white shark. The pane of 20 Sharks stamps has a selvage design that extends across … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Forever Stamps on Sharks and Flowers

The Sharks set of five forever stamps will be issued  on 26th July 2017. The stamps in the Sharks set picture a shortfin mako shark, pelagic thresher shark, great white shark, whale shark, and scalloped hammerhead shark. The stamps are … Continue reading

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USPS will Released Forever Stamps on  Sports Balls

The United States Postal Service will soon release new Sport   ball stamps.Football, baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball and kickball will join golf in the series. While the new releases may look like ordinary stamps, the cool thing about them is … Continue reading

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USPS will Issue Stamps on Solar Eclipse

In the first ever use of thermo chromic ink   on a US postage stamp, heat from a finger when touched will expose a different image on the face of the stamp. The back of the stamp will feature a … Continue reading

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USPS Issued Postmark on U.S. Entry into World War I

The United States entered World War I when Congress declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917, almost two years after the Great War began on the European continent and at sea.The postmark was issued on 22nd April 2017 during … Continue reading

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USPS  Issued Forever Stamps on Latin Food

The stamps, are dedicated to the influence of Mexican, Central and South American and Caribbean foods and flavors on American cuisine.The stamps, created by award-winning illustrator John Parra, feature bright illustrations of tamales, flan, empanadas, chile rellenos, ceviche and the … Continue reading

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USPS: ‘Delicioso’ Forever Stamps

USPS is celebrating the influence of Central and South America, Mexican and Caribbean foods and flavors on American cuisine.The stamps feature bright and playful illustrations of tamales, flan, sancocho, empanadas, chile relleno, and ceviche. Each illustration was created by applying … Continue reading

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