Marshall http://wmuk.org en 'Neither snow nor rain': Museum shows what it took to get your mail http://wmuk.org/post/neither-snow-nor-rain-museum-shows-what-it-took-get-your-mail <p></p><blockquote><p>Wanted: Young skinny wiry fellows. Not over eighteen. Must be expert riders. Willing to risk death daily. Orphans preferred. Wages were $25 per week.</p></blockquote><p>This is an example of what you might find at the <a href="http://marshallmi.org/attractions/8">U.S. Post Office Museum</a> in Marshall. It's an ad to hire men for the pony express...and the job sounds less than appealing.</p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 18:25:12 +0000 Nancy Camden 5080 at http://wmuk.org 'Neither snow nor rain': Museum shows what it took to get your mail