Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Shouldn’t be long now

V-Mail dated July 9, 1945 to Mrs. Allison of Caldwell, Idaho from her son Jim of the 32nd Special Service Company of IX Engineer Command. Victory Mail was a way of microfilming US soldiers' mail to save on shipping costs during World War II.

Friday, July 22, 2011

The Wedding Feast

Thelma Overstreet's Sunday School lesson card from Sarcoxie, Missouri, August 23, 1914.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Advice to young girls about to be married

Antique 1912 postcard addressed to Miss Zella Robinson of Trossachs, Saskatchwan.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Nobody loves me

Monday, July 11, 2011

You’re an old hag

Note to Bonnie from Irene in a 1944 Broadway High School yearbook. Broadway High School was located on Capitol Hill in Seattle, Washington. This is the second vintage yearbook inscription I've posted mentioning a career in waste management.

Monday, July 4, 2011

Where the cute fellows live

Antique 1912 postcard from Pearl Cotton in Winnebago, Minnesota to Miss Gertrude Evarts of North Yakima, Washington.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Everett S, Dick E and Norman

Maybe Lawton, Iowa, circa late-1940s.