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Mayer Shoes

A few weeks ago when I was antiquing I saw three postcards in a case that were for F. Mayer Boot and Shoe Co., in Milwaukee. What caught my eye is that the cards could be cut out and turned … Continue reading

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Postcarding Update

Long time no see! Even though it has been awhile since I last posted, the postcard searching and buying has been going strong! I have been focusing on my Dwig cards lately, as I have made a checklist of all … Continue reading

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Beach Day in February

Today it was in the mid-60s, so I drove down to the shore to Ocean City. The weather was perfect, and there were so many people down there today. I had to wait 35 minutes for Mack & Manco’s (now … Continue reading

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Message from a Solider: Lt. R.L. Roudebush

“Dear Glad- Thought this might add to your collection. Letter following Yours, Bob.” This is a pretty basic message, however the interesting thing about this card is that is was postmarked in Okinawa (A.P.O. 902 at the time it was … Continue reading

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Sunshine

This week has been busy at work, and I have been busy packing because I am going away tomorrow. This will be me all of next week (minus the navy part)- I am going on a cruise, so I can’t … Continue reading

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Dedication to Mary Lou

My neighbor, Mary Lou, who lived behind my parents’ house passed away on Monday night. She was like my other grand-mom, and today was her funeral. Since she didn’t have any children or much family, my parents organized everything for … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

Thank you to all our veterans of the past and present! Without them we wouldn’t be where we are today!

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Modern Postcard Sending

If you’re going to be flying on the international airline Lufthansa anytime soon, you’ll be able to send a postcard from the sky. Only it won’t be a physical postcard. They are partnering with a developer that will allow flyers … Continue reading

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Debate Night

Get your popcorn out, it’s debate night! Below are modern postcards of Trump and Clinton by postcard artist Rick Geary. I got these at my club’s postcard meeting last month.

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New Type of Postcard Discovered

At my September postcard ¬†meeting I was browsing through my dealer friend Jim’s new stock. I came across two similar postcards from the American Journal Examiner that¬†instructed the reader to heat the postcard up with a flat-iron, gas jet or … Continue reading

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