United States Commemorative Postage Stamp, CTC, Celebrating the Century, 1940s, Slinky Craze Begins 1945,
Celebrate the Century is a United States Postal Service limited commemorative stamp program that honors the most significant people, places, events and trends for each decade of the 20th century."What walks down stairs, alone or in pairs, And makes a slinkity sound?
A spring, a spring, a marvelous thing, Everyone knows its Slinky
It's Slinky, it's Slinky, for fun it's a wonderful toy
It's Slinky, it's Slinky, it's fun for a girl and a boy
- Advertising JingleInvented by Richard James and originally made by the James Spring & Wire Company.
Issued February 18, 1999 at Dobbins AFB, Georgia,
First Day of Issue Cover, FDC, Limited Edition Quantity House of Farnam Engraving Cachet with World War II Iwo Jima, Ideal for Framing, Unaddressed,
Cover in Removable Transparent Poly Sleeve and Mailed With Protection,
Made in the USA
Genuine First Day of Stamp Issued Cover Cancelled on the First Day of Issue Date by the U.S. Postal Service,