December 22, 1952

Watford Observer: On this day in south west Hertfordshire On this day in south west Hertfordshire

Monday, December 22, was peak day for the handling of Christmas mail at Watford sorting office in Clarendon Road. A new high record of more than 345,000 letters and cards was handled. This easily topped the previous record of 260,451 on the Saturday before last Christmas.

[From the Watford Observer of December 26, 1952]

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