The Samovar

Returning of a letter

Tyukov - 4/7/2007 at 06:33

This registered cover was send from Rakov (Minsk gov.) 12/11/1917 to Stokholm addressed to The Russian Commity (of the Red Cross). The cover vent via Petrograd were it was censored 31/01/1918 (mistake in the date - 17 instead of 18). The cover was returned to Rakov 17.02.1918 with the handstamp: "Is returned to the sender on the basis of the circular of the Post and telegrsph Ministry #51410 (9?)" . Does anibody know what that circular was about?

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