Archive for Sunday, November 2, 2003

Post office honors memorial with stamps

November 2, 2003


— To commemorate the visit of the Traveling Vietnam Wall Memorial to Ottawa, a temporary postal station set up in Forest Park will provide special pictorial stamps.

The station is open from noon to 2 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday.

Special cachet envelopes with cancellations are $1 each; postcards are 50 cents.

Customers may bring their own envelopes and postcards for cancellation. They also may request special cancellation from the Ottawa Post Office, 401 S. Hickory St., Ottawa.

Closing ceremonies for the traveling memorial, a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., are at 6 p.m. Monday.

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