The English Man who Posted Himself…

I’m reading the story of the Englishman who challenged the British postal system after purchasing 1898’s Post Office Guide. Determined to test the boundaries of a regulation stating “letters [etc.], should be clearly and legibly addressed…“, W. Reginald Bray hit upon artful ways of addressing mail, such as backward writing and attaching images (from holiday brochures)  titled “To the resident of…”

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