#TDIH102917 – This Day in History - October 27, 2017, John Glenn Becomes Oldest Person in Space on SS Discovery

Get an Instant Set of Covers Honoring John Glenn’s Return to Space

If you enjoyed Mystic’s This Day in History article about astronaut John Glenn’s unprecedented return to space, you’ll want to get this neat set of covers, a stamp and a medal.  It includes everything pictured in the article:

• U.S. #3191h – the Celebrate the Century stamp honoring Glenn’s return to space
• A set of nine silk cachet covers chronicling milestones from the trip
• A set of two silk cachet covers marking the launch and return of the Discovery
• A silk cachet launch cover with commemorative medal
• The STS-95 mission medallion

This is a neat set packed with history you’ll want to add to your collection.  Order yours now and save $11.50 off individual prices.

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Get an Instant Set of Covers Honoring John Glenn’s Return to Space

If you enjoyed Mystic’s This Day in History article about astronaut John Glenn’s unprecedented return to space, you’ll want to get this neat set of covers, a stamp and a medal.  It includes everything pictured in the article:

• U.S. #3191h – the Celebrate the Century stamp honoring Glenn’s return to space
• A set of nine silk cachet covers chronicling milestones from the trip
• A set of two silk cachet covers marking the launch and return of the Discovery
• A silk cachet launch cover with commemorative medal
• The STS-95 mission medallion

This is a neat set packed with history you’ll want to add to your collection.  Order yours now and save $11.50 off individual prices.