Here Comes Peter Cottontail: Wordless Wednesday with vintage postcards

 Here comes Peter Cottontail.Hoppin Drivin' down the bunny trailHippity hoppety Hurrying, hurrying,Easter's on its way. Eight year old Ralph sent this card to his friend, my grandfather, Donald C. Minor, in April of 1908.  Driving one of those new-fangled automobiles, Peter Cottontail could spread his Easter joy at speeds of up to 45 mph.  This snazzy … Continue reading Here Comes Peter Cottontail: Wordless Wednesday with vintage postcards

Postcard Advent Calendar, December 24: Sing A Song for Christmas!

A Merry Christmas on this eleventh day of my Minor Postcard Advent Calendar!  I am so pleased to find among my collection a fine example of a glittered embossed postcard by P. Sander Company.  Oh, how I wish I knew the ins and outs of scanning to capture three dimensions, for the publishers of this … Continue reading Postcard Advent Calendar, December 24: Sing A Song for Christmas!