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FMF LOCAL POST
Fort Myers FL
A special Christmas cover issued for
Angels from Grandma's Bible.
Joe Frasketi honored his Grandmother, Mrs. Maryann Fraschetta (this is the original spelling of the family name), by issuing a special Christmas local post cover in 1995 using pictures of angels taken from her holy bible. Grandma Fraschetta died in December 1987. (Continued at the bottom of the page).
Angels from Grandma's Bible LP Issue,
Cover cancelled Oct. 19, 1995, Christmas FL.
First day of Issue of the 20 cent FMF local post stamp
and also the USPS 32 cent Christmas Midnight Angel postage stamp.
Two additional American Bible Society seals were affixed to this cover
with the 32 cent postage stamp in the middle.
One ABS seal shows an angel and the other shows the Chistmas nativity scene.
that came with the above cover honoring Joe Frasketi's special Grandma
Grandma Fraschetta in prayer,
November 1983, Baltimore Maryland.
Grandma Fraschetta making Christmas cookies
December 1983, Baltimore Maryland.
Details of the FMF Local Post:
A detailed article about the FMF Local Post and how it got started was published in the Nov/Dec. 1983 (Vol. 11, Issue No.6) of The Poster, the official journal of the Local Post Collectors Society.
Christmas First Day Covers and Christmas Commemorative Covers (Part 1)
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