US 1948 Editor William Allen White (1868-1944) 3c. Scott. 960

US 1948 Editor William Allen White (1868-1944) 3c. Scott. 960

Series: William Allen White Issue

Stamp details: William Allen White (1868-1944), Writer and Journalist

Issued date: 31-07-1948 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 3c.

Emission: Commemorative
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 960
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 957
Michel (Germany): 573
Yvert et Tellier (France): 511

Dimensions (height x width):
29mm x 26mm

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary Press

Stamp Colors: Bright red violet
Perforation: Perf 10 x 11

Themes: Famous People, Editor, Politician, Author

Total print: 77,649,600 (estimate)

Description:- William Allen White (1868-1944) was an American newspaper editor, politician, author, and leader of the Progressive movement. Between 1896 and his death, White became a spokesman for middle America. At a 1937 banquet held in his honor by the Kansas Editorial Association, he was called "the most loved and most distinguished member" of the Kansas press.