Circus Sheet Stamps Controversy
The USPS is issuing a set of stamps to commemorate the Circus. The problem is that you can only get this souvenir set by purchasing the “2014 Stamp Yearbook” from the Postal Service. The Circus three-stamp set is only available in this collection.
Big Mailers Get Big Discounts
On Aug. 15, 2014 the Postal Regulatory Commission approved new rates for Priority Mail shipments by high-volume mailers. The Postal Service claimed that the discounts would be about 2.3 percent lower. However an analysis by a consulting firm suggests that the postage rate discounts could dramaticall
Mail Service Slowdown Coming
While this post may be a bit off topic, I believe it is important none the less. The Postal Service has given a tentative estimate of how closing 82 mail-processing plants will slow mail delivery in the future. The Postal Service claims to be able to preserve overnight mail delivery at about 66 perc
Reward For Stolen Inverted Jenny Stamps
Perhaps you watched the former Television show “Cold Case” in years past. The detectives in the show would revisit cold cases and successfully solve them within the hour of the show. This article is about a forgotten “cold case” involving two stolen Inverted Jenny stamps from a bygone year.
$2 Inverted Jenny Sales Figures
Here are some of the details on the new Jenny Invert stamp sales. The United States Postal service sold 112,605 panes of six $2 Jenny Invert self-adhesive stamps during the first 30 days of issue.
Souvenir Stamp Sheets
There are many words and phrases used to describe stamps. The phrase “souvenir sheet” is one that can mean different things to different stamp collectors. It is a confusing phrase at best. Perhaps part of the problem in how the phrase is used to describe stamps.
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