If you have left no forwarding order, the telegram received in New York will be reported undelivered. Follow your opening paragraph with a concise explanation of why you support or oppose the particular bill or issue.
Railway tickets also may be ordered by telegraph.
But in at least two of those situations, you should see an error dialog explaining what's happening. E-mails that appear to come from outside the district are unlikely to be read and may be blocked by filtering programs.
When it is remembered that if payment of a collect telegram is refused by the addressee the telegraph company employee must look to the sender for the charges, it will readily be seen that some precautions are necessary. In computing the time your message has been en route, consideration should be given to difference in time between Eastern, Middle Western and Far Western cities.
The message ordinarily will be forwarded collect, that is, bearing charges from New York to Chicago. The person wishing to make the purchase has merely to call at the telegraph office, specify the article he wishes to have bought, and pay the cost, plus a small charge for the service.
A few addresses are special cases: Follow your opening paragraph with a concise explanation of why you support or oppose the particular bill or issue.
In some instances, no doubt, secrecy is a paramount consideration, as in the case of war-time messages or important diplomatic correspondence sent by cable. Husbands and wives separated for a few days by business or social duties use them to supplement mail correspondence, Their more important use is by business firms who use them in constantly growing volume for lengthy communications for the sake of the obvious advantage of the time gained over the mails, and in business, time is money.
Extra Words in "Check," and Their Meaning -- Now and then in the check of a message there will be found certain added words, such as "repeat back," "get answer," and in the address perhaps "report delivery. Since it Is understood that Night Letters and Night Messages are accepted or delivery the following morning, no filing time is indicated in these services.
The expense of upkeep or overhead obviously does not cease with the setting of the sun. This is a distinct boon to the telegraph operator, and is directly conducive to speed and accuracy in transmission. A telegram handled by the Western Union Telegraph Company will only thje time the message was received at its destination, but also the time the message was filed at the point of origin, so that the addressee may see at a glance Just how long the message was en route.
It is interesting to note, too, that although the word is obviously English it has come into general use In all languages that are used in telegraphing or cabling. Relate it to home — Help the legislator understand why your position is important to his or her constituents.
Address format[ edit ] Write Your Address Clearly, public service poster, James Fitton In most of the world, addresses are written in order from most specific to general, i.
For example, a press correspondent might ,first write this dispatch: At no additional expense, the telegraph company will prepare the messages for separate handling, with as much speed and accuracy as, if only a single message were filed.
Of late years the volume of telegrams received by telephone has become very great, and the telegraph companies now maintain large forces of carefully trained telephone operators who are expert in taking dictation over the telephone.
The tips outlined above for writing letters to legislators also apply to e-mails: If an employee of the telegraph company calls your attention to an obvious error, do not be offended.
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Many useful links. People who think members of the U.S. Congress pay little or no attention to constituent mail are just plain wrong. Concise, well thought out personal letters are one of the most effective ways Americans have of influencing the lawmakers they elect. All U.S.A. mail items must be addressed to a specific individual, organization or company name (the addressee).The delivery address should contain all its components, such as the primary address number, predirectional, street name, suffix, postdirectional, secondary address identifier, and secondary address.
There should be one space between address. a. A description of the location of a person or organization, as written or printed on mail as directions for delivery: wrote the address on the envelope.
CONTENTS Introduction How to Save Words How to Write Figures Tolls - How Computed Description of a Telegram How the Address Should Written Extra Words and Their Avoidance. a.
A description of the location of a person or organization, as written or printed on mail as directions for delivery: wrote the address on the envelope.Download