Clipped From Santa Cruz Evening News
Awards Contract For Carrying Mail WASHINGTON, D. C, Oct. 4. (JP) Within an hour nfter opening nine bids for operating the Cheyenne-Pueblo air mail service, Postmaster General New today awarded the contract to the lowest bidder, the Western Air Express of Los Angeles, at 89 cents a pound. The Western Air Express operates the Los Angeles-Salt Lake City air mail service. The post mastergeneral said that service had been conducted so satisfactorily and the financial standing of the company was such that it was unnecessary for him to make the usual examination before making an award.