A Look Back: South Bend’s delivery companies filled a big need – South Bend Tribune


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A Look Back: South Bend's delivery companies filled a big need
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The express industry took a fatal hit in 1913 when the Parcel Post Law allowed the U.S. Post Office to carry small packages as ordinary mail. Shortly after, during World War I, railroads were taken over by the United States Railroad Administration, and