Perfect Post Cards

Perfect Post Cards – Picture and a Thousand Words

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April 28, 2015

Follow To Mrs. Hazel Cooper Date November 4, 1959, this old post card was actually sent to my Grandmother Hazel.  It is made from linen, and beautifully colored, capturing the Edison estate in Fort Myers, Florida, whose gardens are truly remarkable.  I have been fortunate enough to visit the Edison and...
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Perfect Post Cards – Picture and a Thousand Words

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March 6, 2015

Follow Miss. Leah Leach, Waterville, ME   Thus far, this is the oldest post mark I have found, in my collection.  It is hand dated, and stamped by the post office in Penobscot Maine, on September 9, 1911.  Ivan wrote and mailed the card the same day, very efficient – though...
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Perfect Post Cards – Picture and a Thousand Words

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February 14, 2015

Follow Happy Valentine’s Day!  “To Ruthie From Verna”   I found this collection of old Valentine’s in a second hand store in Fort Lauderdale.  The idea that someone saved these cards for 80 – 90 years is remarkable, to me; whether it was the original recipient and then a family member,...
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Perfect Post Cards – Picture and a Thousand Words

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January 3, 2015

Follow Hawaii 1947   Statue of Kamehameha Perhaps, it is because I am awaiting an undesired snow storm that my soul dreams of wandering along a warm beach and my eyes linger on this collection of Old Post cards that are “Nu – Nui, which means ‘New New-y’ – It’s Hawaiian for ‘Very...
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December 15, 2014

Follow Post Cards A Picture and a Thousand Words “Jerusalem — Davids Street”  The street looks as I remember it, though her inhabitants are perhaps dressed less westernized than when I was there.  I love that the artist captured both Jews and Muslims in this picture.  Many years ago, while on a car trip north,...
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