The one missent must first be attended to; it had been written five days ago.
The one missent must be first attended to; it had been written five days ago.
Previously, dead and missent letters had been handed to a clerk in the General Office.
The dead and missent letters were a source of continual trouble.
Inquiries were at once instituted, when it was discovered that it had been missent, and forwarded to Atlanta, instead of Macon.
But I have been for some time absent from London and it is possible that letters may have been missent.
Again "someone had blundered," and his invitation had been missent.
We know that letters which could not be delivered and letters which had been missent were always treated together.
In 1784 only a part of the dead letters and letters that had been missent went to the newly-created dead letter office.