Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Your Tax Dollars At Work--Why Didn't They Just Text, Instead?!?

Oh, the days when a five digit ZIP code was considered such a confusing concept that the Post Office had to invent a mascot and put out a comic book explaining it:




Oh, how quaint it all seems now...

Mail Moves The Country, Zip Code Moves The Mail is from 1968

3 comments:

Bill said...

For a moment I thought the letter from the son was telling the parents that he was dead.

Wayne Allen Sallee said...

Well, they messed up with Chicago. They put 06 in the text, but 60 (which is correct) on the envelope. Keep staying the same, USPO!

Paul Smith said...

Trying telling youngsters it used to cost more to make a telephone call during the day then during the night or weekends.