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Tailfins & chrome
Date Issued: 2008-10-03
Postage Value: 42 cents

Commemorative issue
Tailfins & chrome
Tailfins & chrome

The 50s Fins and Chrome 42¢ First-Class stamps feature paintings by renowned automobile illustrator Art. M. Fitzpatrick — a '57 Chrysler 300C, '57 Lincoln Premiere, '57 Pontiac Safari, '57 Studebaker Golden Hawk and a '59 Cadillac Eldorado. The stamps were modeled after cars still on the road today. The previous issuance of America on the Move featured 50s Sporty Cars that included a 1952 Nash Healey, 1953 Chevrolet Corvette, 1953 Studebaker Starliner, 1954 Kaiser Darrin, and 1955 Ford Thunderbird.
 

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