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Caraway Post Office celebrates 100 years

(Source: AP Graphics Bank) (Source: AP Graphics Bank)
CARAWAY, AR (KAIT) -

The Caraway Post Office reached an important milestone Wednesday as the post office passed the century mark. 

City and postal officials hosted an event at the post office, with the post office offering a special pictorial cancellation to honor the event. 

Postmaster Pam Poag said Wednesday that individuals who were not there at the event can order the postmark by submitting a mail order request to: 

100 Years of Service Pictorial Cancellation
ATTN: Postmaster
PO Box 9998
Caraway, AR 72419-9998

Pictorial postmarks are available only for the date indicated and requests must be postmarked by Nov. 28, 2016, no later than 60 days following the requested pictorial postmark date, Sept. 24, 2016.

All requests must include a stamped envelope or postcard bearing at least the minimum First-Class Mail postage.

Items submitted for postmark may not include postage issued after the date of the requested postmark. Such items will be returned unserviced. 

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