Home | Contact Us | Sample Mekeel’s & Stamps | Sample U.S. Stamp News

Danny Thomas, St. Jude — Article Archive

If you have enjoyed this article, please click here to subscribe [PDF Order Form].

Danny Thomas Stamp issue on February 16, 2012, United States Postal Service, USPS Danny Thomas Stamp, Issued February 16, 2012

Danny Thomas, St. Jude Honored

On February 16, 2012, the USPS issued in Memphis, Tenn., a Forever (45¢) commemorative
honoring Danny Thomas. The stamp also recognizes the life-saving work being done by the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.

Tim O’Brien created the artwork for the Danny Thomas stamp, which was designed by Greg Breeding. William J. Glicker served as art director. The Danny Thomas stamp is being issued in panes of 20 self-adhesive Forever® stamps.

As the star of the popular sitcom “Make Room for Daddy,” Danny Thomas was the consummate entertainer—but behind all the anecdotes and jokes was a serious humanitarian. In 1962, in gratitude for prayers answered, Thomas opened…

Continue reading Danny Thomas, St. Jude Honored [PDF Document]

Danny Thomas 2012 stamp issue at Stamp News Now