Archive for February 2013

Valor and Valentines

Posted in USPS, postal news, stamp by yourpostalpodcast on February 11th, 2013


The February 2013 edition of Your Postal Podcast opens with the story of dozens of volunteers from a small Colorado town whose annual quest is to spread love around the world via special Valentine's Day postmarks.

Also, in recognition of the issuance of the a new Forever stamp in Rosa Parks' honor, you'll hear the story of the civil rights activist's famous bus ride as told by the executive director of a Michigan institute founded by Parks.

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Caption: The Rosa Parks' stamp honored the civil rights leader's 100th birthday. Volunteers place a special postmark on more than 180,000 Valentines in Loveland, CO

Valor and Valentines, Transcript

Posted in USPS, Stamps, stamp by yourpostalpodcast on February 11th, 2013

Transcript for the February 2013 show.

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