Arago: New York World's Fair Issue

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New York World's Fair Issue

This 5-cent New York World's Fair commemorative postage stamp was placed on sale through the World's Fair, New York, post office on April 22, 1964. Designed by Robert J. Jones, the stamp portrays the fair's main mall with the Unisphere to the left.

This stamp was printed by the rotary process and issued in panes of fifty stamps each. An initial printing of 130 million stamps was authorized.

Reference:

Postal Bulletin (March 19, 1964).


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