Keywords: War Savings Stamps
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Life on a Tidal River - The War Effort
Everyone was encouraged to save one and two point stamps and use five and eight ones instead because grocers couldn't give change in the stores.
Lincoln, Maine - Post Office
In 1825, the price of a stamp was only three cents. Today, it’s 44 cents. I’ve heard a lot of people complaining about the shooting price of stamps…
Mantor Library, University of Maine Farmington
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