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New Raleigh Postmaster Installed Thursday

Posted May 17, 2007 8:39 a.m. EDT

Howard Sample will be sworn in Thursday as Raleigh's newest postmaster.

The installation ceremony begins at 11 a.m. at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater on East South Street.

Sample will replace Felix DeSantis, who retired last year. Sample has worked with the U.S. Postal Service for more than 20 years.