An Ingenious Postman

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It’s been known how determined and ingenious some postal authorities can be. There have been many anecdotes about it and here’s one of them.

It’s said that a postal officer received a letter addressed to:

Wood
Mr.
Mass.

and correctly had it delivered to:

Mr. Underwood
Andover,
Mass.

About Edmark M. Law

My name Edmark M. Law. I work as a freelance writer, mainly writing about science and mathematics. I am an ardent hobbyist. I like to read, solve puzzles, play chess, make origami and play basketball. In addition, I dabble in magic, particularly card magic and other sleight-of-hand type magic. I live in Hong Kong. I blog at learnfunfacts.com. You can find me on Twitter @EdmarkMLaw and Facebook. My email is learnfunfacts@gmail.com
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18 Responses to An Ingenious Postman

  1. Garfield Hug says:

    Wow!! Mr Postie is also Sherlock or psychic! An address from a few words!!โ˜บ๐Ÿ‘

    Liked by 2 people

  2. jfrels says:

    That’s funny. Took me a few seconds.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Taranum says:

    Funny! Took me a few seconds, too!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Thunder Poet says:

    Aayyyyee.. That’s sly!!!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. LMAO! NICE! ๐Ÿ˜„

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Reblogged this on Nesie's Place and commented:
    More giggles from Edmark at Learn Fun Facts! ๐Ÿ˜‰

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Jen says:

    Reblogged this on My Insane Existence and commented:
    This was just too cute not to reblog.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Pingback: Strange Addresses And The Ingenuity Of Postmen | Learn Fun Facts

  9. emmitsomo says:

    Mass being the wrong name anyway. But never mind…. ๐Ÿ˜‰

    Liked by 1 person

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