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…”Sticky note art war comes to Vancouver’s Gastown”…”Record set for Canadian artist E.J. Hughes painting at Vancouver auction”…”How to hang art in your home like a seasoned gallery curator”… 127 more words

Staples’ Selling of USPS Products Unclear After Blocked Merger

A federal judge’s ruling this week scuttling the proposed merger between office products giants Staples and Office Depot probably won’t end Staples’ efforts to sell postal products in its store but it’s likely to put a crimp in it. 496 more words

U.S. Postal Service

Electric Telegraph - Blantyre

The electric telegraph was a system that permitted communication via electrical signals. The first commercial systems using Morse code but later were able to transmit words. 358 more words

Blantyre Business

Bevinsville and Melvin KY

The Post Office at Melvin KY, on KY Route 122.

And this is Bevinsville KY Post Office.

Normally, I rely on two sources for information on the places I post – a book on Kentucky place names and, of course, Google.  13 more words

Photography By Bob Lawrence

Schnapps, emus and boots

Something I notice again and again as I walk the suburban streets is old advertising for long-gone doctors, medical services and medicines. Whether it’s a Victorian ghostsign on Gertrude Street offering vaccination and tooth pulling, another in the city for… 1,291 more words

Psychogeography

Multi-tasking Postal Kiosks

Multi-tasking postal kiosks could perform services like metering, postage dispensing, generating money orders (with amount, sender, and receiver information), and vending of other postal products, electronic notary services, … 181 more words

Technology

Post Haste

We recently stopped in the small town of Cuballing, south of Perth on the Great Southern Highway, and liked this old post office. It dates from 1912 and is now disused. 9 more words

Australia