Postal Bulletin, Published Since March 4, 1880. PB 22092, December 26, 2002. Black History kit, p. XX and, 'Any service member' mail prohibited, p. XX.

Front Cover - Coins and Stamps together. US Mint and US Postal Service have joined together to create a unique and exciting new collectible, partnering the 37-cent Greetings from America stamps with the US Mint 50 state quarters.


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Customer Relations

Mail Alert
Letter from Vice President
Publicity Kit: 50 State Quarters Greetings from America Program

Domestic Mail

DMM Revision: Labeling List Changes
DMM Revision: Additional Placement Option for Address Change Service Participant Code on Flats
DMM Revision: Postage Meters (Postage Evidencing Systems)
Reminder: Use New PS Form 3533 for Refunds for Unused Meter Indicia
Overseas Military Mail


Handbook EL-312 Revision: Employment and Placement Programs
All Employees: 2002 Tax Information


Notice Available Online: 25, Postal
Accounting Period Planning Schedule, Postal Fiscal Year 2003
Handbook F-1 Revision - SAFR Offices
Only: Reimbursement Process for Authorized Refunds
Handbooks F-15 and F-21 Revision: Mileage Rates

Fraud Alert

Withholding of Mail Orders
Invalid Express Mail Corporate Account Numbers
Missing, Lost, or Stolen U.S. Money Order Forms
Missing, Lost, or Stolen Canadian Money Order Forms
Counterfeit Canadian Money Order Forms
Toll-Free Number Available to Verify Canadian Money Orders

Finance (continued)

Reminder: Migratory Bird Stamp Destruction

International Mail

ICM Updates: International Customized Mail


Update: USPS Official Licensed Product Manufacturers and Distributors
Notice: Heroes of 2001 Merchandise for Sale


Pictorial Cancellations Announcement
Special Cancellation Die Hubs

Post Offices

Post Office Changes
Martin Luther King Jr's Day Poster
Washington's Birthday (Presidents' Day) Poster


Reminder: Retail Associate Acceptance of Internet Change of Address Forms
Reminder: Bound Printed Matter Items With No Endorsement
What's in Store

Postal Bulletin Distribution

Postal Bulletin Index
Semiannual Index PB 22081 (7-25-02)

The Postal Bulletin is published biweekly; information is effective for one year unless it changes a permanent directive or unless otherwise specified.

Ordering Information: Following is the list of postal stock numbers (PSNs) to use when ordering copies of the Postal Bulletin from the MDC:

PB 22093: 7690-05-000-4858

PB 22092: 7690-05-000-4857

PB 22091: 7690-05-000-4856

PB 22090: 7690-05-000-4855

PB 22089: 7690-05-000-4854

PB 22088: 7690-05-000-4853

PB 22087: 7690-05-000-4852

PB 22086: 7690-05-000-4851

PB 22085: 7690-05-000-4850

PB 22084: 7690-05-000-4849

PB 22083: 7690-05-000-4848

PB 22082: 7690-05-000-4847

PB 22081: 7690-05-000-4846

PB 22080: 7690-05-000-4845

PB 22079: 7690-05-000-4844

PB 22078: 7690-05-000-4843

PB 22077: 7690-05-000-4842

PB 22076: 7690-05-000-4841

PB22075A: 7690-05-000-5051

PB 22075: 7690-05-000-4840

PB 22074: 7690-05-000-4839

PB 22073: 7690-05-000-4838

PB 22072: 7690-05-000-4837

PB 22071: 7690-05-000-4836

PB 22070: 7690-05-000-4835

PB 22069: 7690-05-000-4834

PB 22068: 7690-04-000-5675

PB 22067: 7690-04-000-5674

PB 22066: 7690-04-000-5673