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Memories Of Di

Sun., Feb. 8, 1998

Buyers are snapping up tens of millions of stamps commemorating the late Princess Diana, and British postal officials predicted the set would be the biggest-selling ever. Among the customers for the opening of sales last week were an American who bought 900 sets and a Japanese tourist who spent two hours addressing copies of the special stamp presentation packet to send home. Some bought sheets of the stamps to frame. The set of five first-class stamps will be the only one issued in Britain bearing Diana’s image. Each stamp costs about 40 cents.


 

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