A 5-cent stamp commemorating the 150th Anniversary Mississippi Statehood (1817-1967) was issued December 11, 1967. It pictures the magnolia officially designated as the State Flower by the 1952 Legislature. The cover has an illustration of the early state capital building as well as David Holmes, the first Governor.
Here is an addressed FIRST DAY COVER with a single 150th ANNIVERSARY MISSISSIPPI STATEHOOD 5 Cent stamp with Natchez MS postmark on day of issue. It is offered for sale at only $3.
* Discounts available on 10 or more First Day Covers.