StampNews.com got information that USA Post is to issue a series of stamps celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the animated TV special on December 6, 1964. One of four stamps showing characters and images from the classic Rudolph TV special was unveiled. More images will be revealed in November.
TV special "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" was produced by Rankin/Bass Productions using a pioneering stop-motion animation technique called "Animagic" and featured the voice of Burl Ives as Sam, a singing snowman, who narrates the tale of a misfit reindeer who eventually finds his own special way to shine
It's the longest running and highest-rated Christmas special in TV history.
This stamp will be issued November 5th or 6th with a location to be determined.