Here’s another quick story from the early days of my career at the investment management company. This was a while ago, when email didn’t really exist. (Dating myself here, I realize.) We sent a lot of mail.
Each piece was individually hand-stamped. That’s right, stamps licked and put on each envelope by hand. And not with a single, going-rate postage stamp either. With vintage smaller denomination postage stamps the company purchased through a network of collectors. [Read more...]