National Geographic : 1976 Jul
O n July 4ththousands of Americans, led by the Presi dent, will gather at SPhiladelphia to rededicate cot , themselves to the abiding Sprinciples of the Declaration ^ of Independence. It will be .., precisely 200 years since the ""day our Founding Fathers '" " gave us the priceless legacy of Freedom. As part of the impressive ceremonies that day, they will inaugurate Official First Day Covers ... the first-editions ... of our Nation's Official Bicentennial stamps. Stamps recapturing the moment America was born ... the Declaration of Independence. Appropriately, the Philadelphia '76 Commission will issue the Official First Day Cover of these inspiring stamps. Each officially certified by the historic, one-day-only, First Day of Issue postmark available only on July 4, 1976, and only at Philadelphia. Until July 31, 1976, subject to availability, you may reserve this Official First Day Cover for yourself and for your family. This is an importantopportunity. Because of this issue's historic and patriotic value. And, because the stamps will not be available elsewhere until after July 4. Thus, only the first edition will be postmarked on the exact Bicentennial Day, July 4, 1976. A handsome presentation album housing the engraved signatures of the 56 Signers of our noble Declaration will be included without additional charge to protect each Official First Day Cover (Limit: Five) you order. Postmark your order not later than July 31, 1976, and mail it directly to the world-renowned Fleetwood Company, 1 Unicover Center, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82008, which has been appointed by the Philadelphia '76 Commission to produce the Official First Day Cover and to process and fulfill all orders. You, your children, and their children will forever be inspired by this historic commemorative. Reserve it today. ------- -------------------- OFFICIAL ORDER FORM THE OFFICIAL FIRST DAY COVER OF July '76 Order Deadline:July 31, 1976. Official Issue Price: $5 each. Fleetwood C3 Cheyenne, Wyoming 82008 Please accept my order for (Limit: 5) of the Official First Day Cover to be issued at Philadelphia on the exact Bicentennial of America's Day of Freedom. I will allow eight weeks after the issue date for shipment. 0 I enclose ($5 each) in full payment. O Charge my order to my credit card account: D BankAmericard O MasterCharge O American Express Card Number Signature All orders subject to acceptance. Name PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY Address City State Zip Established1929, Fleetwood is America's foremost purveyor of philatelic firsteditions. Not affiliatedwith any governmental agency.