1 March 2014

Question of the Day #177 Post

X is a cartoon character used by Y in 1960s to encourage use of zip code in mails. X was based on an original design by Howard Wilcox, son of a letter carrier and a member of the Cunningham and Walsh advertising agency, for use by a New York bank in a bank-by-mail campaign.
Identify X & Y. 

1 comment:

  1. Answer: X- Mr. ZIP, informally "Zippy", Y- United States Post Office Department, and later by United States Postal Service