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20 Stat Act March addressed advertising advice amount application Attorney-General Auditor bidder blank bond carriers carrying the mail cents centum certified charge clerks commercial papers contract contractor correspondence Dead-Letter Office delivered delivery deposited dispatch distribution Division Superintendent dollars draft drop letters duplicate duty employé exceeding exchange post-office forwarded fourth class franking privilege furnished indorsed international money-order issued letter or parcel letter-carriers locks mail-bags mail-matter master-General money order money-order funds Money-Order System newspaper ounces packet paid paper payee payment penalty person Post-Office Department postage-stamps postal cards postmark postmaster pouch prepaid prepayment printed matter quarterly railroad Railway Mail Service rate of postage receipt received registered matter registered package regulations remitter route second-class sender sent Special Agent stamped envelopes steamboat sureties thereof Third Assistant tion transmitted Treasury unclaimed United Universal Postal Union
Page 55 - The head of each department is authorized to prescribe regulations, not inconsistent with law, for the government of his department, the conduct of its officers and clerks, the distribution and performance of its business, and the custody, use and preservation of the records, papers and property appertaining to it.
Page 53 - State where he may be found, and agreeably to the usual mode of process against offenders in such State, and at the expense of the United States, be arrested and imprisoned, or bailed, as the case may be, for trial before such court of the United States as by law has cognizance of the offense.
Page 330 - Whoever, having devised or intending to devise any scheme or artifice to defraud, or for obtaining money or property by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations, or promises...
Page 333 - Union, shall have the right to construct, maintain, and operate lines of telegraph through and over any portion of the public domain of the United States, over and along any of the military or post roads of the United States...
Page 96 - ... shall not be conveyed in the mails nor delivered from any post-office nor by any letter-carrier; and any person who shall knowingly deposit, or cause to be deposited...
Page 201 - ... to the postmaster at the office at which they were originally mailed, with the word
Page 333 - An Act to aid in the Construction of Telegraph Lines, and to secure to the Government the use of the same for postal, military and other purposes...
Page 101 - That it shall be lawful to transmit through the mail, free of postage, any letters, packages, or other matters relating exclusively to the business of the Government of the United States: Provided, That every such letter or package to entitle it to pass free shall bear over the words "official business...
Page 92 - ... and manuscript copy accompanying the same, and postage shall be paid at the rate of one cent for each two ounces or fractional part thereof, and shall fully be prepaid by postage-stamps affixed to said matter.