1937-1938 American Bicentennial Scott Number Mint Used 1937-38 18¢ American Bicentennial 2 Stamps..................... $2.50 $1.00 1937 18¢ Battle of Yorktown 1.25 .50 1938 18¢ Battle of the Virginia Capes ............ 1.25 .50 1939 1940 Madonna and Child Toy Teddy Bear & Sleigh Botticelli 1941 John Hanson 1939 20¢ Christmas – Traditional .95 .15 1940 20¢ Christmas – Contemporary .95 .15 1941 20¢ John Hanson – 1st Continental Congress President ..... 1.20 .15 1942-45 Desert Plants 1942-45 20¢ Desert Plants 4 Stamps..................... 4.50 .50 1942 20¢ Barrel Cactus........ 1.15 .15 1943 20¢ Agave.................... 1.15 .15 1944 20¢ Beavertail Cactus.. 1.15 .15 1945 20¢ Saguaro ................ 1.15 .15 Did You Know? The longest recorded distance covered by foot-post is found in Asia. Messengers took 189 days to deliver mail between the cities of Lhasa, Tibet, and Peking, China. It took that long to walk the 1,988 miles between the two cities. NOTE: Beginning in 1964, certain stamps were issued se-tenant (attached). These will be supplied attached in mint condition. In used, they will be unattached. Scott Number Mint 1981-82 Regular Issue Stamps1946//2005 (1946-49, 2005), 5 Stamps. Save 30¢ Mint, 5¢ Used........ $4.75 Used $.70 1946 “C” Stamp 1947 “C” Stamp 1949 Bighorn Sheep 1948 “C” Stamp 1946 20¢ Eagle..................... .90 .15 1947 20¢ Eagle, coil ............. 1.00 .15 1948 20¢ Eagle, booklet single 1.10 .15 1948a 20¢ booklet pane of 10 11.00 – – – 1949 20¢ Bighorn Sheep booklet single............... .95 .15 1949a 20¢ booklet pane of 10 9.50 – – – The “C” non-denominated stamps were issued to pay the first-class rate change from 18¢ to 20¢. 1982 State Birds and Flowers On April 14, 1982, the United States Postal Service issued its second fifty-stamp sheet with all-different designs. Created by artists Arthur and Alan Singer (the first father and son to design a U.S. postage stamp), each stamp is unique. This series is the first of its size to display original artwork for each different stamp. North Carolina and Virginia share both their state flower (Flowering Dogwood) and their 57 1982 COMMEMORATIVES Order Number Mint Used YS1982 (1950-52, 2003-04, 2006-30), 30 Stamps. Save $3.40 Mint, 35¢ Used $31.50 $4.75 1950 Franklin D. Roosevelt 1951 “Love” Scott Number Mint Used 1950 20¢ F.D. Roosevelt – U.S. President.............. 1.20 .15 1951 20¢ Love...................... 1.00 .15 1952 George Washington 1952 20¢ G. Washington – U.S. President.............. 1.00 .15 state bird (Cardinal). Yet, each state is represented by an original watercolor painting. Arthur created the birds, while son Alan painted the flowers. At the time of their issue, these stamps were the most popular in U.S. postal history. Today, they’re becoming increasingly scarce. Get yours now. 1953-2002 20¢ State Birds & Flowers 50 Stamps, complete. $39.95 $24.95
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