Your Postal Podcast Sampler

 

If you haven’t had the opportunity to review some of the latest content from YourPostalPodcast.com, you’re in luck!

This video showcases four stories from recent episodes. To listen to the episodes in their entirety and to enjoy other entertaining editions, visit http://yourpostalpodcast.com.

 

Bat Stamp, Cat Rescue

Ketchum, ID, Postmaster John McDonald poses with TV Batman Adam West outside the Ketchum Post Office.

Ketchum, ID, Postmaster John McDonald poses with TV Batman Adam West outside the Ketchum Post Office.

The original TV Batman swings into the latest edition of Your Postal Podcast, available now at YourPostalPodcast.com.

Adam West, who played the cowled crimefighter on the Batman TV show in the 1960s, drops by to weigh in on the Batman Forever stamps now on sale at Post Offices nationwide and also discusses the fan mail he continues to receive at his Idaho home.

Winthrop, WA, Rural Carrier Dori Blackburn rescued a cat on her route after a dog's persistent barks for help.

Winthrop, WA, Rural Carrier Dori Blackburn rescued a cat on her route after a dog’s persistent barks for help.

Next, you’ll hear about a Washington rural carrier’s unusual rescue of a trapped cat – accomplished with an assist from a friendly canine.

Both the audio and transcript versions of this edition and an archive of previous shows of Your Postal Podcast are available at YourPostalPodcast.com. Listen to Your Postal Podcast on your mobile device at YourPostalPodcast.com/mobile, or search “Your Postal Podcast” at the iTunes Store.

Be a Holiday Hero

Framed Batman stamps

Are you looking for a special gift to present to a friend or loved on this season? Then stop by usps.com to pick up a unique item that sure to light up their smile.

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of Batman, the Postal Service recently issued a special stamp set featuring the iconic hero  in eight unique designs in a sheet of 20 stamps. Four versions of the iconic DC Comics super hero are depicted from four eras of comic book history. There are also four incarnations of the Bat-Signal to complement the collection.

This special stamp sheet of Batman Forever stamps is showcased in a triple matted 13 1/2 x 12 1/2-inch frame with colors that accent the stamp artwork. Beneath the stamp, a brass plate is inscribed with the First Day of Issue details.

Presented in a gold frame with a black edge, the piece also includes a dust cover and sawtooth hanger on the back for easy display.

To order this one-of-a-kind gift for that special someone, click here or go to usps.com.

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