Archives for April 10, 2014

Postcards from the Past – 1920

The Anchor of the Battleship, Maine - Arlington, VAThe Anchor of the Battleship Maine, Arlington, VA6/10/20

The postcard is addressed to Mrs. Jos. N. Buttell, 198 Hudson Avenue, Red Bank, NJ.  It reads: “Just completed our tour at the Arlington Cemetery.  Will be home Saturday afternoon.” Love Clint (?)

Postcards from the Past – York Springs, PA – 1923

Keep Cool Post card from York Springs, PAKeep Cool PostcardThis postcard contains a postmark dated February 28, 1923 from York Springs, PA.  It is addressed to Miss Edna Wagner, York Springs, R.D.#2, York Springs, PA.  It reads: “Friend Edna – first a couple lines to let you know we are having spelling at our school if the teacher does not get the grippe.  I enjoyed myself at Big Dam don’t worry about a —(I cannot make out the rest of the writing) but it is signed, Your Friend, Frances.

Postcards from the Past – December 30, 1909

Christmas Card - Hagerstown, MDChristmas card from Hagerstown, MDThis postcard has a postmark date of December 30, 1909.  It is addressed to Miss Mildred Glazier, Webster Mills, Fulton County, PA.  It reads: “Hello:

I hope you have spent a fine xmas.  I have been in Hagerstown for two weeks now taking it all in having a grand time wish you could be here.  Good Bye.  Ever Yours, Carrie