W. Irving Glover

Glover was a hands-on manager who took a professional interest in the many aspects of his organization, particularly new stamps. He is pictured conptemplating the use of a motorcycle on a new special delivery stamp. According to Gary Griffith, Glover wrote to the BEP when ordering the new stamp: “The messenger boy might be shown at the door of a house about to deliver a letter with his motorcycle resting against the curb, similar to the subject of the 2-cent parcel post stamp….”


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