Arago: Voice of America Issue

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Voice of America Issue

The 5-cent stamp commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Voice of America radio program was issued on August 1, 1967, in Washington, DC. This date marks the 14th anniversary of the establishment of the US Information Agency as a separate government agency.

Designed by Georg Olden of New York City, the stamp was printed by the Giori press and issued in panes of fifty. An initial printing of 120 million was authorized.

Reference:

Postal Bulletin (July 6, 1967).

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