175th Anniversary of The Penny Black

Today is the anniversary of the Penny Black, and the image shown here is the Google graphic for those who are Googling via www.google.co.uk. It was issued on the first of May 1840 and was the first postal adhesive stamp from 6th May that year. The postal service was a concept designed by Sir Rowland Hill.

Anniversary of the Penny Black

Image used from Google.co.uk

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