Arago: Blood Donor Issue

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Blood Donor Issue

The 6-cent Blood Donors commemorative postage stamp was issued in New York City on March 12, 1971.The release of the stamp aimed to increase participation in the blood donor program and remind citizens of the importance of giving blood.

The stamp was designed by Howard Munce and was issued in panes of fifty, with an initial printing of 130 million.

Reference:

Postal Bulletin (February 11, 1971).

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