Tag Archives: Army

Too Good to be True #2

I have totally slacked over the last month! The weather stopped being nice and I started to get lazy after work. At my club’s meeting last weekend I got a bunch of soldier’s mail cards, including the “Too Good to … Continue reading

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Army and Navy Insignia

This postcard gives a nice breakdown of of all the different insignia for the Army and the Navy. A “guide” like this is useful when looking at old photos of soldiers dressed in uniform. The sender, Cliff Eddy, circled the … Continue reading

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Message from a Soldier: Lieutenant R.M. Crowley

“This is what the army does to me.” This card was mailed in May of 1944 to Miss Harriet Tarrant in Bethel, Connecticut from Lieutenant Richard M. Crowley. “Hello Darling, Just thought this was appropriate as to chiding you on … Continue reading

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Allentown Paper Show Finds

Yesterday was the Allentown Paper Show. This show was WAY bigger than the July show- there were over 200 dealers. The line to get in right when it opened at 9:00 had more than 100 people probably. Below are some … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day

Take a moment today to be thankful for past and present veterans! Here are some young Navy men at camp.

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