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Marveda Toombs, a worker at the Fruit Ranch in Milwaukee, puts a ribbon on a basket of fruit for shipment as a Christmas gift Monday, one of thousands the company ships over the holidays. On Monday the post office postmarked a record 280.5 million letters and cards, beating the old mark by nearly 20 million. Heavy deliveries are expected through Friday.