Author Archives: Jennifer Henderson

What’s in the Mail: Postage, pizza and politics

Here we go again: On May 12, the United States Postal Service will increase the cost of postage. This mailing-cost “shift” is destined to become an annual occurrence due to the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act signed by George W. Bush at the end of 2006, which allows postage to stay on track with...

Bite into Halloween postcards

No, this is not an article about vampires although, the new myth-expanding HBO series True Blood has generated curiosity. Instead, focus your attention on apples – commonplace apples – which appear frequently on antique Halloween postcards.