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Antique Postcards, Group 6

53 antique post card 1941

Mailed, post marked 10/21/1941.  Buddies frequently reported is a vacation destination was worthwhile.  This one has the best written message ever:

53 antique post card 1941 reverse

Good job, Fletcher.  Good job.

Here are 300 dpi resolution images from my antique postcard collection for you to use and enjoy.  If you are having resolution problems, run into WordPress compression or need another file format, please contact me via email.  Right click and use “open image in a new tab” to download the full size image.  Please remember that I cannot confirm Public Domain / open source legal rights on the works.  Any further information on dating, origin and publishers is welcomed.

This lot of is from the 1940s.  Some un-dated cards may be from the late 1930s and one is from 1951.  

54 antique post card

55 antique post card

A “Colourpicture ” Publication – Asheville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C.

56 antique post card

A “Colourpicture ” Publication – Asheville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C.

57 antique post card 1951

“Tichnor Quality Views” Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. Made Only By Tichnor Bros., Inc., Boston, Mass. – post marked Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan 8/28/1951

Hi John: Beautifull vountry up here, no fish as yet, expect plenty when I start though. Give my boy Charlie my regards, tell the other fellows, wish they were here. Ed.

58 antique post card

59 antique post card 1947

Post marked Burlington, Wisconsin 7/10/1947 and sen to “Inky”:

59 antique post card 1947 reverse

60 antique post card

A “Colourpicture ” Publication – Asheville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C.

61 antique post card

Published By Asheville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C.

62 antique post card

A “Colourpicture ” Publication – Asheville Post Card Co., Asheville, N.C. – front signature: Walt Munson

63 antique post card 1949

Tichor Bros. 78789 – post marked 12/8/1949 Saint Petersburg, Florida.  I have a number of post cards in my collection from people from Chicago who frequently express awe and sometimes gloat when they find warmer weather:

63 antique post card 1949 reverse

64 antique post card

MWM Color Litho Postcards Made Only By MWM, Aurora, Mo. –  series no. GC428

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  1. sjaak
    April 26, 2015 at 2:19 pm

    hello, do you know if there is a laurel and hardy card in this serie?

    • May 5, 2015 at 9:41 pm

      No idea at all. My collection is in no way comprehensive. I do not know a resource you can check either; postcards were ephemera and lack much documentation it seems.

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