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Calgary Stampede Milestone Celebrated By Canada Post

Friday, May 18th 2012 07:00

The Stampede's 100th Anniversary is being recognized by the release of 2 new stamps.

Canada Post is putting the "stamp" in the Calgary Stampede this year.  

Genevieve Latour with Canada Post explains that they have released 2 stamps to celebrate one of the country's biggest parties.

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Latour says the stamps are meant to depict western culture - one features a rodeo horse, the other a belt buckle.

Both stamps were designed by Calgary artist Xerxes Irani.

The stamps are on sale now in post offices or online at canadapost.ca.






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