Tag Archives: Flowers

I’m Back!

Since July 27, I have spent 24 days away between Las Vegas, Florida, and Chicago. I just got back from Chicago on Monday night. And now summer is over! Accept my apologies by looking at a comparison of this postcard … Continue reading

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Best Easter Wishes

  I haven’t been searching much for Clapsaddle since I started collecting soldiers mail, but I recently one this Easter card on eBay. Easter Clapsaddle cards are my favorite of all the holidays. “I’ve planted the seeds in my garden, you … Continue reading

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How Can You Do It Additions

This week I added 3 more of Dwig’s “How Can You Do It on ____ Per?” cards to my collection. I have been slacking in the Dwig department over the past year and haven’t bought too many of his cards. … Continue reading

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Dulk Birthday Daffodil

I have written about artist Dulk’s birthday flower girls before, but since my birthday was yesterday I wanted to show this daffodil girl by Dulk. The poem reads “From Your Friend: Dear friend on your birthday, what more can I … Continue reading

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1939 New York World’s Fair- Horticultural Exhibit

“The flowers that bloom in the spring, tra la, afford visitors to the World’s Fair of 1940 in New York a rare glimpse of Nature in her most glowing mood. The beautiful entrance (above) to the Gardens on Parade exhibit … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

I realized I forgot to do a post on Friday, sorry! Happy Easter everyone. Here is Clapsaddle Easter series 4260, published by International Art Publishing Company. The series shows children painting an Easter egg to resemble the flowers they have. … Continue reading

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Whitney Easter Cards

Besides Halloween and Valentine’s Day cards by Whitney, Easter cards are my other favorite. Very art deco “Happy Easter Greetings to You.” I also love it because of the pink background. Mailed March 26, 1932. Won on eBay about a … Continue reading

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Sunken Garden, Miami Beach, Florida

I think linen Florida cards are the most beautiful of all linen cards because they have the brightest colors.Unfortunately, the demand for them is extremely low. I pick them up occassionally to sell, and decided to keep the one above for … Continue reading

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Twelvetrees Easter Series

Twelvetrees has an Easter series consisting of four cards. All four cards feature a girl in a different color- purple, blue, yellow, and pink, and there’s a chick carrying a different kind of flower in each one. Each message is … Continue reading

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Dulk Birthday Flower Girls

A fun series published by the Gibson Art Company is a birthday series featuring girls dressed as different flowers- daffodils, lilacs, roses, etc. The one to the left is a girl I believe dressed in either forget me nots or … Continue reading

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