Marshall, North Carolina (PressExposure) May 12, 2011 -- The owners of Longnecks Bar and Restaurant are celebrating their third anniversary on the Marshall Bypass. Longnecks Bar and Restaurant is partnering with David Smith from "Kick Stand Collection" in an effort to promote motorcycle safety awareness. In celebrating the U.S. Postal Service will offer a special commemorative cancellation featuring the restaurant's logo of a giraffe on a motorcycle beginning on May 18, 2011.
Longnecks Bar and Restaurant is located at 5145 US 25/70 Bypass Marshall, NC 28753. Open Wednesday thru Sunday to Thursday 3 pm and the Bar is open at 3pm on weekdays and at 1 PM on Saturday and Sunday.
Those attending Longnecks on Thursday, May 18 will able to get the unique postmark at the special temporary Post Office station on any postcard or envelope with uncancelled first-class postage, beginning at 3pm in person.
Anyone who cannot attend, but would like to obtain the cancellation, may submit a mail order request. Requests must be postmarked no later than 30-days following the requested pictorial postmark date. All requests must include a stamped envelope or postcard bearing at least the minimum first-class mail postage. Items submitted for cancellation may not include postage issued after the date of the requested postmark.
Those wishing to obtain the cancellation should affix stamps to any envelope or postcard, address the envelope or postcard to themselves or others, insert a card of postcard thickness in envelopes for sturdiness and tuck in the flap. Place the envelope or postcard in a larger envelope and address it to Longnecks Pictorial Cancellation, 100 South Main Street, Marshall, NC 28753.
As a community service, the Postal Service offers pictorial postmark cancellations to commemorate local events celebrated in communities throughout the nation.