A 5-cent stamp honouring the 250,000 AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS in USA was placed on sale at Anchorage, Alaska on December 15, 1964. The Amateur Radio Commemorative Stamp, Scott #1260, was released on the 50th anniversary of the founding of the American Radio Relay League. Specifically, it honors the Amateur Radio Relay League for its important work during the devastating 1964 Alaska earthquake. This red lilac vertical stamp combines a radio broadcast wave with a portion of a radio dial.
Here is an addressed FIRST DAY COVER with a single AMATEUR RADIO 5 Cent stamp with postmark on day of issue. It is offered for sale at only $4.
* Discounts available on 10 or more First Day Covers.