Postal Bulletin 22130, June 10, 2004.  Ship smart with Global Express Guaranteed from the USPS and FedEx. USPS-TV on demand in this issue.


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Administrative Services

ASM Revision: Administrative Support Manual — Chapter 24, Audits

Customer Relations

Mail Alert

Domestic Mail

DMM 100, DMM 200-A, Publication 25, and Publication 28: Addressing and Mailpiece Design Information

Obsolete Publication: Publication 221, Addressing for Success


Safety Reminder: Summer Vacation Is Upon Us

National Vacancy Announcements


Notice: Household Diary Study

Information Technology

New Management Instruction: AS-840-2004-2, Electronic Messaging (e-Mail)

International Mail

IMM Revision: Canadian Exchange Office Distribution Changes

Operations Reminder: Dispatch Instructions for
International Letter-Post Mail and Parcel Post

GXG Field Information Kit: The Postal Service and FedEx Join Forces to Deliver Global Express Guaranteed

Pull-Out Section

Fraud Alert

Domestic 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


Other Information

Overseas Military Mail

2004 Stamps and Postal Stationery

Independence Day Poster


Stamp Announcement 04-21: R. Buckminster Fuller Stamp

Stamp Announcement 04-22: Wilma Rudolph Definitive Stamp

Pictorial Cancellations Announcement

Updated Announcement 04-D: 2004 Stamps and Postal Stationery

Personalized Envelopes Program

Stamp Stock Items Withdrawn From Regular Sale and From Sale at Philatelic Centers

Special Cancellation Die Hubs

Post Offices

Post Office Changes

POM Revision: Discontinuance of Post Offices


Notice: Tyvek Envelopes/ Stamps by Mail

What's in Store

Supply Management

Ordering Instructions: POW-MIA Flags

PM Revision/Correction: Revisions to Purchasing Manual Appendix B — Date Change

Postal Bulletin Index

2003 Annual Index    PB22119 (1-8-04)

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 22130: 7690-07-000-0114

PB 22129: 7690-07-000-0113

PB 22128: 7690-07-000-0112

PB 22127: 7690-07-000-0111

PB 22126: 7690-07-000-0110

PB 22125: 7690-07-000-0109

PB 22124: 7690-07-000-0108

PB 22123: 7690-07-000-0107

PB 22122: 7690-05-000-5991

PB 22121: 7690-05-000-5990

PB 22120: 7690-05-000-5989

PB 22119: 7690-05-000-5988

PB 22118: 7690-05-000-5987

PB 22117: 7690-05-000-5986

PB 22116: 7690-05-000-5985

PB 22115: 7690-05-000-5984

PB 22114: 7690-05-000-5983

PB 22113: 7690-05-000-5982

PB 22112: 7690-05-000-5981

PB 22111: 7690-05-000-5980

PB 22110: 7690-05-000-5979

PB 22109: 7690-05-000-5978

PB 22108: 7690-05-000-5977

PB 22107: 7690-05-000-5976

PB 22106: 7690-05-000-5975

PB 22105: 7690-05-000-5974

PB 22104: 7690-05-000-5973

PB 22103: 7690-05-000-5972

PB 22102: 7690-05-000-5971

PB 22101: 7690-05-000-5970

PB 22100: 7690-05-000-5969

PB 22099: 7690-05-000-5968