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Subject: note in package
Date Posted: 6/27/2009 8:12 PM ET
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i was in the post office the other day for company buisiness and i overheard a conversation with another customer and the clerk on duty, who we like to call "smiling John" as he is not, and the lady was mailing a book. John asked her if there was anything else in the package and she said "well i wrote a note to her", well, smiling John said sorry, no media postage on this, half to pay full price. as you may guess, John does not have much of a sense of humor and is a bit of  a stickler for the rules. so i would not mention the extra piece of paper that we put into the package with the reminder to log receipt of the book.

Date Posted: 6/27/2009 9:31 PM ET
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Under the postal regs that cover Media Mail that slip is considered an invoice or packing slip, and is allowed.

 

Date Posted: 6/28/2009 3:59 AM ET
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Yup, it's a packing slip Dale...it's all good.  But don't tell 'Smiling John!'