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Old Blue Eyes Gets Stamp of Approval

The Frank Sinatra commemorative stamp will be available nationwide May 13 with the younger Sinatras participating in dedication ceremonies taking place in New York City, Las Vegas and Hoboken, NJ. The events occur on the eve of the 10th anniversary of Sinatra's death and are free and open to the public.

At 3 p.m. ET (noon PT), Tina Sinatra joins Postal Service Governor James Bilbray in dedicating the stamp in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Fountains main alcove on Las Vegas Boulevard. Frank Sinatra stamp artist Kazuhiko Sano will also participate in this first-day-of-issue ceremony.

At 3 p.m. ET, Frank Sinatra, Jr., joins Rep. Albio Sires (D-NJ) and USPS Northern New Jersey District Manager Maria Morse in a first-day-of-sale ceremony in Hoboken, NJ, Sinatra's hometown. The event takes place at Pier A Park at 1st Street and Frank Sinatra Drive. The park, near the Hoboken Post Office, which was renamed the Frank Sinatra Post Office in 2002. A 10-ft. image of the stamp will be unveiled with the New York City skyline in the background.

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Frank Sinatra
  • Event Date: 10 AM ET May 13, 2008
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