vintage Halloween card

On Halloween….

Here’s a cute vintage Halloween card to mark the day. I don’t know if singing ghosts is still part of the Halloween tradition today? Advertisements

1939 letter

November 1, 1939 – Halloween party

Postmarked London, Ont. Nov 1, 1939. 10 PM Mrs. Clarence Duck, Morpeth Ontario 23 McKenzie Ave., Wed. Nov. 1, 1939. Dear Folks, – Seven o’clock and all’s well. I’m alone to-night Mr. & Mrs. Howard have gone to a turkey dinner at Calvary United Church to-night. There has been one at 3 churches, Monday, Tuesday…

October 25, 1939 letter home

Now this is definitely something that would be odd today: to receive a pheasant in the mail, and then proceed to eat it for dinner. I love these quirky snapshots of rural life 75 years ago! Postmarked London Ont. Oct. 25, 1939, 10 PM Mrs. Clarence Duck, Morpeth, Ontario 23 McKenzie Ave. Wed. Oct. 25,…

Thanksgiving postcard vintage

Thanksgiving Greetings

This postcard is also unsent and undated, so it may have been from 1916 also like the one I shared yesterday. It was sent to Leta Duck’s sister Hattie. Addressed to: Miss Harriet Cogdale 525 Newport St. East Detroit, Michigan cfo. H.Addeman Wish Hattie Thanksgiving Greeting – Well when are you coming down. Am getting…