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Post-haste...A letter which Mary Kelly, of Mary Kelly Newsagents, received in the post this week, addressed to the former owner of her premises; Phillip Reidy of 28 O Connell street, Ennis. The letter was originally posted on 7th April 1971 and took 45 years to arrive. When opened, it was found to contain various used postage stamps, possibly sent for the missions at the time. Photograph by John Kelly.