OCTOBER 2, 2006 - Posted at 3:57 p.m. CDT
TYRONZA, AR - As a community service, the U.S. Post Office in Tyronza will offer pictorial postmarks to commemorate the grand opening of the Southern Tenant Farmers Museum in Tyronza on Friday, October 6.
The special postal cancellation will be available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday at the museum site at 117 Main Street.
A limited edition of 500 special cachet cards will be available for $3 each throughout the day. Collectors and others who cannot attend the grand opening, but wish to obtain the postal cancellation, may submit a mail order request to the Postmaster, Tyronza, AR 72386-9998 for a period of thirty days after the event.