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Subject: Notice Left?
Date Posted: 4/29/2009 7:34 AM ET
Member Since: 11/15/2008
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I've seen this in DCs for books I've sent, but never coming to me.  I always thought it meant they left a notice at the person's house that they had a package.  The thing is, it says "notice left" yesterday when someone was home waiting for a repairman and there wasn't a notice anywhere.  Does it mean notice left at the post office?  I'm just curious about this, and if anyone knows I'd appreciate being let in on the secret :)

Date Posted: 4/29/2009 5:32 PM ET
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Usually it means there was a notice left either saying they need to pick it up at the post office or the postman will bring it back the next day. They should have left a notice on the door or mailbox.

Date Posted: 4/30/2009 7:08 AM ET
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I've seen this several times when waiting for books and not once has there been a notice left in my mailbox.

Date Posted: 5/6/2009 12:06 PM ET
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My mailman does this to me constantly. Usually I don't know there is anything waiting for me at the post office until I go down there to send something out and the clerk tells me I have packages.

Date Posted: 5/12/2009 10:41 PM ET
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I've seen it too and have asked the receiver of the books about it.  Usually the individual has a PO Box and the books won't fit into them so a notice is left.