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An Unsealed Envelope
Started by: daveŠ (3472) Report abuse
Can anyone remember when it was slightly cheaper to post a letter in an unsealed envelope, think it was prior to 1962 or thereabouts, more to the point, why was it cheaper?

Posted by: priscus (7019) Report abuse
Printed paper rate was cheaper than letter post. Unsealed so PO could verify that it was printed paper.


Posted by: kathpressey (4783)  Report abuse
i remember sending Christmas cards and Birthday cards unsealed because it was cheaper.

Posted by: Tommy Two Stroke (2941) Report abuse
Doo folk still send postcards


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