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Postal Service / Postal Innovations #467168

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 01, 1973
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(Studio) Postmaster General E.T. Klassen announces all 1st class mail traveling at least 600 mile to travel by plane. Postal service tries innovations elsewhere to speed mail service.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Postal service problem outlined. [Senator Gale McGEE - believes some improvement made in postal service efficiency since last Christmas.] New equipment offering speedier mail handling shown in post office in Virginia. Workers operating computers listen to music of their choice to relieve monotony. Examples given.
REPORTER: Paul Duke

(Studio) By next year speeded up 1st class mail to jump from 8› to 10›.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul
Duration:
00:02:40

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