Tag Archives: 1913

Every Time

Dwig’s “Everytime” series was published by Raphael Tuck & Sons as a set of 12 cards. In every card, there is a man who sees a woman’s image wherever he is, whether it’s in a tree, wave, cloud, or in … Continue reading

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Washington Street Bridge

In honor of the Chris Christie bridge scandal, here is a postcard of the Washington Street Bridge in Chicago. It was mailed August 22, 1914 with the message “Still alive.” This bridge is featured on the website historicbridges.orgk, which says … Continue reading

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Birthday Wishes

Today is my birthday, so here is a card from Tuck’s “Birthday Children” series. It was mailed on June 19, 1913. “”I take my pen in hand,” (That’ss what the grown folks say) To wish that all good things may … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! 2013

Mailed on December 28, 1909 to welcome in 1910. Whitney New Year Greetings, mailed December 30, 1921. Clapsaddle Native American baby, part of a New Year series. Mailed December 22, 1913.

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Winsch Santa

The above Winsch Santa was published and mailed in 1913. It was postmarked in Jamestown, NY on December 26th. “Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year from your Sunday School teacher Margaret Hazeltine.” The detail on Winsch Santa cards is … Continue reading

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Funny Postcard Message- Clean House

This amusing message about cleaning house reads: “Monday. I am so clean now in my room after today’s house cleaning, that even my ink well shines brightly brightly here in front of me. Ha! Ha! A strong north wind is … Continue reading

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Reward if You Find Me!

This postcard of bathing between the piers in Atlantic City features a unique stamped message on it- $500 Reward if you find me in this crowd. Since this card was only $1 at a postcard show I went to and … Continue reading

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