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Stamp Profile Space Fantasy Issue United States Date of issue Jan. 25, 1993 Released by the United States Postal Service on Jan. 25, 1993, this mint booklet pane of five stamps features space fantasy art by Stephen Hickman. The artwork brings to mind the 1930s vision of space travel made popular in comic books and movies. Moon Landing Anniversary United States Date of issue July 20, 1994 This beautiful sheet of 12 mint stamps was issued by the United States on July 20, 1994, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of man's first landing on the moon (July 20, 1969). The sheet selvage includes astronaut Neil Armstrong's message from the Moon to Mission Control, "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Mars Pathfinder Issue United States Date of issue Dec. 10, 1997 Issued by the United States on Dec. 10, 1997, this mint souvenir sheet includes a large (38mm x 76mm) $3 Priority Mail rate stamp. The sheet saluted the Pathfinder mission that had reached the surface of Mars the previous July 4. Facts about the mission are printed on the back of the sheet (in the selvage), including that Mars Pathfinder landed in the Ares Vallis region of Mars and that the land rover, Sojourner (featured on the stamp), measures approximately 2 feet by 1.5 feet by 1 foot and travels at a speed of only 0.4 inches per second.
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