LSN: Linn's Stamp News July 24 highlights

LSN: Linn's Stamp News July 24 highlights

Post by Linn's Stamp New » Thu, 20 Jul 2000 04:00:00



The latest news, columns, and features from
the July 24 edition of Linn's Stamp News Online...
( http://www.linns.com/ )

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Linn's Online News:

1. NEW! Holographic stamps debut at Stamp Expo
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/20000724/news1.asp )

 The United States Postal Service introduced its first-ever
 postage stamps with holographic designs during the World Stamp
 Expo 2000 show July 7-9.

2. NEW! Linerless 33 Berries easy to soak off paper
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/20000724/news2.asp )

 Initial test by Linn's indicate that United States 33 Fruit
 Berries linerless coil stamps may be easily removed from an
 envelope with a normal water soak.

3. NEW! Tell Us Now
( http://www.linns.com/poll.asp )

 Tell Us Now, a new interactive poll feature on linns.com.
 This week, tell us ... The U.S. Postal Service issued new linerless
 33 Fruit Berries coil stamps June 16, with four design. If you save
 a mint plate-number strip of these stamps, what form will you choose?

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Linn's Online Columns:
1.  Editor's Choice: Foundation authenticates 90 1860 cover, again
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/20000724/editor.asp )

 The Philatelic Foundation recently issued a good certificate for
 the Armitage cover. Editor-publisher Michael Laurence has the story
 in this week's Editor's Choice column.

2. Refresher Course: Denominations figure into postal history
( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/20000724/refresher.asp )

 In the Refresher Course column, senior editor Michael Baadke
 reviews an important aspect of any stamp -- its denomination.

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Regular Features

1. Linn's Zillions of Stamps!
 ( http://www.linns.com/zillions/default.asp )

2. Linn's StampSites
 ( http://www.stampsites.com )

3. New Issues: Europe
 ( http://www.linns.com/print/archives/20000724/newissues.asp )

4. Search New online classified ads!
 ( http://www.linns.com/market/classified/ )

5. Stamp collectors' reference area
 ( http://www.linns.com/reference/ )

6. Linn's Bookstore
 ( http://www.linns.com/market/books/ )

7. Linn's computer wallpaper: the 1957 U.S. 3 School Teachers Issue
(Scott 1093)
( http://www.linns.com/online/wallpaper/ )

8. Stamp Events calendar
( http://www.linns.com/market/calendar/ )

9. 2000 U.S. Stamp Program
( http://www.linns.com/program/2000us.asp )

10. 2000 Canada Stamp Program
( http://www.linns.com/program/2000canada.asp )

11. 2000 U.N. Stamp Program
( http://www.linns.com/program/2000un.asp )

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Column Previews
( http://www.linns.com/print/ )

1. Insider: Bosnia and mail by Les Winick
2. Kitchen Table Philately: Newfoundland by E. Rawolik VI
3. Meter Stamps: Early registered mail by Doug Kelsey
4. Mexico: Small Numerals by Dale Pulver
5. Postal History: WWI censorship by Richard B. Graham
6. Postmark Pursuit: Baseball by Rachel Supinger
7. Stamp Market Tips: United States by John G. Ross
8. Topics and Themes: Organ transplants by Tom Wilson
9. U.S. Notes: Chain letter by John Hotchner
10. World of New Issues: BIOT by Denise McCarty

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