Tag Archives: Military

Postcard Show was Yesterday

Our club’s show was yesterday, and we had a pretty good turnout considering it was beautiful outside and the Kentucky Derby. Of course, the day flew by! 98% of the cards I bought were soldiers’ mail. Below are some of … Continue reading

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Sunday Comic 3/30/14

  I was away in Vermont this week and went skiing for the first time. Unfortunately, I don’t have any comic cards about skiing! But I did buy this Keep ‘Em Flying card a few weeks ago on eBay. It … Continue reading

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Sunday Comic 3/23/14

While a lot of Mutoscope cards show pin-ups, and not all of them are even postcards, this card is a military comic of a sailor being shot out of the ship’s guns. “I didn’t know he was still cleaning inside!” … Continue reading

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Message from a Soldier: Private Dwight D. Daniels

This card was mailed by Private Dwight D. Daniels to his wife while he was at Fort Knox in Kentucky. “Hello Honey. I am working in town but will write a letter tomorrow. I am feeling alright. Everything is quiet … Continue reading

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Pvt. Howard Shlay

I love real photo group shots from World War II because all the guys always look so happy in them. I guess it was a tradition at Fort Sheridan in Illinois, because that’s where all 4 that I have were … Continue reading

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Newest Batch of Zazzle Binders

I got my newest batch of Zazzle binders in the mail a few weeks ago. The first one is a large letter card of Annapolis, MD, and will be home to my cards mailed by soldiers in 1945.  The second … 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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