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This one brought a smile to my face when I found it in my post office box the other morning:
The return address and sender's name are in the note inside: Virtual Stamp Club member and that Linn's Stamp News writer/editor Jay Bigalke. He was there for the First Day of Issue; he sent a picture postcard FDC to another VSC member, Ian Billings.
And, yes, it went through the mail.
Here are some other views of it:
And the "reverse"...
It's not the first odd-shaped FDC I've received mailed from an exotic first day city; this one was shown in Lloyd's Fun FDCs #33:
And it's not in my collection, but this one dates from 1999:
But it didn't go through the mail.
Lloyd A. de Vries
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