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Postage Rates / Hancock Postcard #498882

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 19, 1978
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(Studio) Postal Service decision to raise postage rates on Memorial Day noted. Report is on problem caused by lengthy meeting of Postal Service board for city of Quincy, Massachusetts.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Quincy, Massachusetts) Unveiling ceremony for new post card picturing John Hancock, held at church in Quincy where Hancock's father was once pastor, reported Details given about problems caused by lengthy Postal Service board meeting in that no announcement of price of card could be made at ceremony and no 1st-day sales could be made immediately after it. [Dist. postal manager George WALKER - tells audience that no price announcement can be made.]
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
McCarthy, Lee
Duration:
00:02:00

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