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Post Office Handling of Coin Covers Could Result in Postage Due Markings

By John M. Hotchner

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Aaron Huggins—A Galvanized Yankee

By Patricia A. Kaufmann

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William S. Linto: A Prolific Cachetmaker

By Ralph H. Nafziger

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Earle Eckel and His 1938 National Air Mail Week Autogiro Mail Flight

By Peter Martin

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Newspapers and the Mail in Missouri 1832-1855

By Diane DeBlois and Robert Dalton Harris

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The Oldest Operating United States Post Office

By Kelvin Kindahl

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32 Days Hath October

By Stephen Kochersperger

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A 1966 11-cent Aerogramme to Jerusalem

By P. Martin and R.S. Hemmings


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