Valentine’s Day

On this day in 278, St. Valentine was beheaded. So thanks to him, we have these wonderful Valentine’s Day postcards.

St. Valentine’s Greeting, Clapsaddle. Postmarked February 14, 1918.

“The world was never set afire, By wishes, dreams, or dear desire, But say my valentine you’ll be, And dreams become reality.” Published by Whitney, mailed 1924.

Twelvetrees girl hiding a valentine. “I have something for you, guess?” Mailed 1911.

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7 Responses to Valentine’s Day

  1. Louise Wile says:

    sweet! thanks for sharing.

  2. Louise Wile says:

    Lora, meant to tell you, fyi, I have a page on fb where I post cards, – postcard diva is that page, and my own personal page, Louise Wile.

  3. moore5145 says:

    I just sent you a request and liked your page 🙂

  4. Harrise C. Kall says:

    Such sentimentals we are!! Love those valentines!!

  5. GrandmaG says:

    love the vintage postcards!

  6. legrand brigitte says:

    magnifiques cartes anciennes

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