37¢ Bruin Bear
Issue Date: August 15, 2002
City: Atlantic City, NJ
Printed by: American Packaging Corporation for Sennett Security Products
Printing Method: Photogravure
Perforations: Serpentine Die Cut 10.5
The Teddy Bears se-tenant features an Ideal bear, a Gund bear, a Bruin bear, and a stick bear, all from the early 1900s. Teddy Bears were named for President Theodore Roosevelt, after he reportedly refused to shoot a captured bear during a hunting expedition.