If it fits, it ships

Posted: January 9, 2014 in Uncategorized
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Everyday we learn something new.
Today I came across this little bit of information.
In 1913 it was legal to mail children.
What???
Yes, people could mail their child to relatives. With a fifty three cent stamp attached to the child, it would ride the train with a mail carrier. (See picture)
Soon after pictures started to appear in the newspaper a law was passed and made this illegal.

Have a great day.

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