Winston Churchill Memorial Issue First Day Covers
May 13, 1965


Mellone #46

 Von Ohlen Cachet


#46

William Von Ohlen cachets are generally text-only designs. The thumbnail biography is not bad, but does err by saying Churchill sat in Parliament as both lord and commoner. Churchill never was (and did not want to be) elevated to the House of Lords. This error comes from the U.S. Post Office Department press release announcing the stamp.


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