The threepenny stamps were marked with the nominal value of 2½d., to agree with the twenty-five centimes of the postal union.
These were the reply card and the postal union card in a change of color.
The postal union is a union of governments to regulate the postal business between nations.
The railway, electricity and the postal union have gone far to blend the nations into one.
Within the past year several countries and colonies have declared their adhesion to the postal union.
Many of these trammels to correspondence were removed by special conventions before the postal union came into being.
There is no greater enterprise than the postal system in this land and extending to all the nations in the postal union.
Honduras joined the postal union in 1879, The telegraph service is conducted by the government and is inefficient.
It can be sent anywhere within the postal union for nine cents under the present third class rates.
The plain right thing is a world shipping control, as impartial as the postal union.