July 19, 2007 10:47 ET

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Canada Post Celebrates Special Harry Potter Delivery

Special Saturday delivery brings Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows to Canadians on release date

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - July 19, 2007) -

What: Canada Post anticipates delivering 60,000 copies of the latest Harry
Potter book to excited fans across Canada on Saturday, July 21. Nova
Scotian Muggles who pre-ordered the book online will receive their
copy of the seventh Harry Potter book this Saturday between 8 a.m.
and 6 p.m. More than 1,500 copies of the book will be delivered in
the Halifax and Dartmouth area.

To celebrate this special national Saturday delivery, Canada Post is
inviting you to assist at two exciting moments:

1) Our Canada Post trucks being loaded and convoy leaving the
Halifax mail processing plant.
2) One of our young customers eagerly awaiting its special delivery!

When: 1) 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2007
2) 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2007

Where: 1) Halifax Mail Processing Plant
6175 Almon St.
Meeting point: parking lot in front of the Post Office

2) Daniel Jacklyn and neighbourhood children
83 Lexington Ave., Dartmouth

Why: Canada Post's special delivery of Harry Potter and the Deathly
Hallows demonstrates the post office's capability to meet the needs
of our commercial and residential customers. Canada Post has a wide
range of services and an unmatched delivery network to meet the
business and shipping needs of Canadian businesses.

Canada Post is a supporter of literacy, and we are proud to be
delivering the seventh Harry Potter book to Canadian readers!

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