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Jul 01 2007

Today In History: ZIP Codes Introduced For US Mail

Everyone in the US knows what a Zip code is, but most don’t know what it stands for. ZIP codes are numbered with the first digit representing a certain group of U.S. states, the second and third digits together representing a region in that group (or perhaps a large city) and the fourth and fifth digits representing more specific areas, such as small towns or regions of that city. history, zip, us, mail, us mail, zip codes, postal codes, postal service

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