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Posted 05/19/2019   7:57 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Glenn Estus to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
As I clean out some boxes of philatelic material, I've been finding some unusual items: Here's Scott #2867 issued on December 30, 1994 in San Francisco. The stamp went on national wide sale the next day, December 31, 1994.

The next day, January 1, 1995, the 1st ounce postage rate in the US increased from 29c to 32c so this stamp could only be used as a solo use for 2 days.




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Posted 05/19/2019   8:35 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add amccleaf1 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks for bringing this up. I mailed a few of these before year end at the time.
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Posted 05/20/2019   07:48 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add DonSellos to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Yes, I remember that situation and I got one of these too.

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