PMG Hubert Work

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PMG Work makes the front page of the Washington Times

DR. HUBERT WORK

Postmaster General, making the first purchase of the “modernized” special delivery stamp, depicting the department’s messenger speeding your special delivery letter on a motorcycle. The old design of a messenger on a bicycle was adopted in 1902 when bicycles were the rage, previous to which the design was a fleet-footed boy with wings on his ankles.E12 Pict

Original press photo

W. Irving Glover and Second Assistant PMG Paul Henderson in queue.

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