1. Send yourself a private Internet message and if you are taking this lesson as part of a group, post a public message to your group's listserv and carefully compare the "header" information, such as who it is "TO: and FROM:"

2. Send yourself a message, and then forward it to yourself. View the header information.

3. Learn by experimenting with as many mailreader commands as you have time for.

4. Reference Books:
The documentation or manual for your mailreader program.
The Email Companion, by Johns S. Quarterman and Smoot Carl-Mitchell, Published by Addison-Wesley; ISBN 0-201-40658-6
The Internet by Email, by Clay Shirkey, Published by Ziff-Davis. ISBN 1-56266-240-0