Patriotic stickers were used on letters and covers to further show the sender's feelings of patriotism. The sticker in use is seen on a cover on the preceding page. On display below is what is quite possibly the largest known surviving block of such a sticker.

11-STARS ***** (Sailor Nailing Flag to the Mast)

This block carries an official "No Opinion" designation. There is simply no other similar items with which to compare it. This collector has carefully examined this block in relation to the the known genuine sticker on the preceding page and is of the opinion that it is genuine in all respects.

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