Thursday, January 3, 2013
A Second Look
Dede met-up with a Postcrosser from Netherlands in nearby Las Vegas, and they spent a day touring the Hoover Dam, top to bottom. Both found it quite impressive and fascinating.
issued in 1989, commemorates the letter carrier. I've always loved the design of this stamp, friendly and cheerful, although I have more experience with not so friendly or cheerful postal workers in my day. What I didn't know about the design is that the postal workers are dressed for different seasons, representing the motto, "Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds."