In 1980 I was working as a letter carrier in Berwyn. Doesn't look that different from what I do now: wandering around with a big bag on my shoulder. The dress code was more strict, but in looking at this photo I can see I didn't make it all the way to regulation. And yes, I have dog stories.
If you want to see what publishing newspapers for 25 years can do to a person, check out the current shot on page 3. But hey, Dan is the only one in this bunch still doing what he was doing 25 years ago.