Origin of mailbag
Examples from the Web for mailbag
Among other outrages, a mailbag was stolen from the York postboy, on the evening of February 22 in that year.The Great North Road: London to York|Charles G. Harper
We scrambled out as best we could, and lost no time in salving the mailbag and our instruments.Flying the Atlantic in Sixteen Hours|Arthur Whitten Brown
At every solitary house along the road we stopped to leave a mailbag.
The village postmaster stood staring at an official envelope that had just been shaken out of a mailbag upon the sorting-table.The Devil's Garden|W. B. Maxwell
All of them therefore jumped up to greet the bearer of the mailbag, being greatly interested in news from the home folks.Motor Boat Boys Down the Danube|Louis Arundel