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Mr. Moody

Railway Post Office Clerk Project

Name: Bob Moody

Hometown: Charleston, Illinois

Year of Service: 1948-1967

Lines Worked: St. Louis to Cleveland

Assignment after Mail Train: Charleston Post Office, Charleston, Illinois


In his own words...

"I think I learned every town in every state from Texas clear up to New York state during my time of service. It took a lot of studying..."

Mr. Moody on skills needed to be an RPO clerk.