1,1

Previous name was: Cost in cents of United States Postal Service postage for a 1 ounce domestic first class letter, since the institution of "uniform" letter rates in 1863.

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..27.

United States Postal Service, Rate History - Domestic Rates.

a(1)=6 since the first uniform letter rate (in 1863) was 3 cents per 1/2 ounce.

a(2)=4 since this rate was reduced to 2 cents per 1/2 ounce in 1883.

a(3)=2 since a per ounce price of 2 cents was instituted in 1885.

See A097618 for another version.

Sequence in context: A226655 A340722 A199741 * A114062 A338136 A028975

Adjacent sequences: A125211 A125212 A125213 * A125215 A125216 A125217

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Jason G. Wurtzel, Nov 24 2006

Added terms a(20)-a(26) Jason G. Wurtzel, Jul 19 2010

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