"NEW POSTAGE ACT. Instructions to Postmasters."
Printed notice, 2pp, 7-7/8 x 10 in., from Postmaster General James Campbell, dated March 12, 1855: "1st. That from and after April 1st, 1855, the single rate of postage on a letter conveyed in the mail for any ditance between places in the United States not exceeding three thousand miles, is three cents; and for any distance exceeding three thousand miles, ten cents. 2d. That from and after April 1st, 1855, pre-payment, either by stamps stamped envelopes or in money, is compulsory."
etc.; normal folds, Fine collateral
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