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114 – General Instructions for the Guidance of Post Office Inspectors in the Dominion of Canada

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Release Date: 04/26/2021

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Ever wondered what it takes to run a group of Post Offices in 19th Century Canada? No?! Well, good news. You won’t find out because this is guaranteed to help you sleep! Tonight I share with you an endless list of rules and regulations so soporific it was almost impossible to record and edit.



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