Category Archives: Holidays

Happy Valentine’s Day!

“Said Romeo Kewpie to sweet Juliet “I hope you’re as happy as can be, you bet,” And that’s just what I say In the same fervent way. ‘Cause I hope you are happy on Valentine’s Day.” I recently got a … Continue reading

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Kewpie Present

This Kewpie Christmas card was mailed 97 years ago today. It was mailed from Newark New, NJ to Mrs. Annie Bixby in Dedham, Massachusetts. “There’s a bit of good luck in the box for you For everybody knows That the … Continue reading

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Winsch Santa with Umbrella

This Winsch Santa was mailed on Christmas day, 1914. The sender was anonymous and didn’t bother to write a message to Master Edward Krim in Utica, NY. I love all the Winsch Santa cards, they are some of the nicest … Continue reading

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Christmas in July- Kewpies 2!

This is my favorite Kewpie Christmas card that I have. I love how it has so many Kewpies on it (16!), more than the usual Kewpie card it seems. It was mailed on December 23, 1919, exactly 96 years and … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

“Nor shall their story be forgot.” In memory of all our brave servicemen and women who lost their lives for our country.<3  

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Happy Early Easter

Easter will be here in about hour! Above is a Whitney Easter card featuring bunnies painting Easter eggs with a duck just hanging out in the corner. This card was mailed in April 1938 from Tallahassee, Florida to Quincy, Florida. … Continue reading

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Best Easter Wishes

Back in 2011 I posted a Clapsaddle Easter card that reminded me of Alice and Wonderland. I have since purchased two other cards from the same series and realized I never posted either of them, so here is one of … Continue reading

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Best Wishes for a Happy Hallowe’en

Halloween is only 15 short days away! What better way to start counting down than by looking at Halloween postcards. This unsigned Ellen Clapsaddle Halloween card was mailed October 25, 1921 from Millbury, Massachusetts to Block Island, Rhode Island. It’s … Continue reading

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Christmas in July- Kewpies!

This is the only Kewpie card in my collection, and I absolutely love it! Many people often mistake Nimble Nicks as Kewpies, but they are not! Rose O’Neill wasn’t only the creators of Kewpies, she was also a sculptor and author. … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

  While we all get to enjoy a 3 day weekend this weekend, let’s not forget about the service men and women who died fighting for our freedom. Whether they fought in Afghanistan, Iraq, Vietnam, Korea, WWII, WWI, the Civil War, … Continue reading

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