a telegram having a limited number of words and sent slower and cheaper than a regular telegram.
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What does “Indigenous” mean?
Origin of day letter
First recorded in 1920–25
Words nearby day letter
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Example sentences from the Web for day letter
He hugged her hard and reminded her that she could send a day-letter by wire.Excuse Me!|Rupert Hughes