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If you're not interested in flag stamps, or pairing a 37-cent stamp with a 2-cent stamp, Gothamist highly recommends the wonderful "Favorite Children's Book Animals" stamps that we found yesterday. We were too impatient to wait for our personalized stamps, and the post office at Church and Vesey was pleasantly quiet. There's The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Wilbur from Charlotte's Web, Fox in Socks, Maisy (dressed as a Queen), a Wild Thing, Curious George, Olivia the pig from Ian Falconer, and Leo Lionni's Frederick! The postal employee helpfully suggestd that we use the pig stamps "for bills" but even those are too nice. Maybe we'll use Ronald Reagan stamps for those.