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Today in History, June 13: 1920 – The US Postal Service rules that parents can NO LONGER send their children parcel post. Previous regulations stated that parcels sent via US Mail could not weigh more than 50 pounds…but did not differentiate between inanimate or live parcels. So poor parents had begun sending their children through the mail…they would ride in the mail car on trains.

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