Luncheon This Week Celebrates Release Of Wilt Chamberlain Postage Stamps

CBS Philly

By Matt Leon

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A luncheon is set for Friday to celebrate the long-awaited release of the Wilt Chamberlain U.S. postage stamps, set to be available that same day. .

Donald Hunt of the Philadelphia Tribune started the push to get Chamberlain immortalized on a stamp some six years ago. He says this will be a special day:

“We’re going to come together and recognize the Wilt Chamberlain Postal Stamp committee that helped do the leg work to make these Wilt Chamberlain postage stamps, because there’s two forever stamps of Wilt — one in a Philadelphia Warriors uniform and one in a Lakers uniform — come to fruition.”

Friday’s luncheon will be held at First District Plaza at 3801 Market Street in Philadelphia.

Tickets are available by calling 215-843-2027.

You may also be interested in these Sports stories:

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s