The Eighteen-cent Prexie

Fourth class use

The tag from a fourth class mailing during or after 1955, from the form number on the tag. The package was sent within the city of Portland, Oregon. From October 1, 1953 to February 1, 1960, postage for a one pound package sent locally was eighteen cents.

There is another eighteen cent stamp on the back of the tag, paying the postage for returining the article.

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