Archive for February 9 2011

33rd Edition

Posted in USPS, Postal Service, postal news, postal, stamp, rural carrier, stamp artist by yourpostalpodcast on February 9th, 2011

All awhirl about stamp art and a rural record

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DougKraft8LowRes.jpgHear how a renowned Florida artist creates the tiny stamp designs that grace millions of envelopes in this month's edition of Your Postal Podcast. You'll also follow a Kansas rural carrier on what is now the longest rural route in the nation. You'll also hear about Forever Stamps as well as a roundup of the latest postal news.

For a transcript of this month's podcast, please click here.

Comments, questions and story ideas for the podcast are always appreciated -- click here to share yours, and thank you for listening. For more postal news, go to yourpostalblog.com

Photo left: Dean Mitchell's artwork has appeared on several postage stamps, including the recently released Kansas Statehood Stamp. 

Photo right: Of the more than 74,000 rural routes across America, Gridley, KS, Rural Carrier Doug Kraft's route is the longest.

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33rd Edition, Transcript

Posted in USPS, Postal Service, Letter Carrier, postal news, postal, post office, stamp, rural carrier, stamp artist by yourpostalpodcast on February 9th, 2011

Click here for the transcript to Your Postal Podcast #33.

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