What do the icons on a hitchhiker/cootie/flea represent?
|The original box without a permanent home, hopping from box to box, hitching rides from passing letterboxers.|
|Why go out and find a box when you can plant one on other people? That's what a cootie is for--hiding on other letterboxers, or at least among their possessions.|
|Can't decide between a hitchhiker or a cootie? A flea combines the best of both worlds! Hide it in a box or on letterboxer, and you can't go wrong!|
|The original cootie required the use of a thumbprint signature where you stamp a thumb (or finger) rather than your signature stamp, and draw a face (or something) onto it to turn it into a picture.|
|The creator promises you'll find a genuine, 100% hand-carved stamp in the letterbox and not a store-bought or custom-made stamp.|
|The letterbox contains a unique, custom-made stamp.|
|The letterbox contains a store-bought stamp rather than a hand-carved or custom-made stamp.|