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U.S. parcel post

Henry M. Gobie

U.S. parcel post

a postal history

by Henry M. Gobie

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Published by W. M. Gobie, distributed by Postal Publications in [s.l.], Miami .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Parcel-post stamps -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. vi.

      Statementby Henry M. Gobie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE6185.U5 G57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 218 p. :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4426996M
      LC Control Number79051322

        Since I’ve had a couple book giveaways (and more to come), I’ve learned of a much better way to mail books, by accident.. When I took in “Millionaire by Thirty” to the post office, the clerk asked me a round of standard questions about what was in the package. I mentioned off-hand that it was a book and the clerk asked if there were any other first class mailings included in the package.   Sending packages via the U.S. Parcel Post Service began on January 1, Regulations stated that packages could not weigh more than 50 pounds but did not necessarily preclude the sending of children. On Febru , the parents of four-year-old May Pierstorff mailed her from Grangeville, Idaho to her grandparents in Lewiston, Idaho.

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