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


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.

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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.