bow and arrow Valentine

Last Vintage Valentine

Thank you to all those who have enjoyed this series of 1920s Valentines that I have been sharing over the past couple of weeks. I hope you enjoyed them! This is the last Valentine I’ll be sharing for 2014. I wanted to share it, because it was sent to my grandfather as a child, from…

To my sweetheart vintage Valentine

To my sweetheart

Thanks to “Clinton” for today’s 1920s antique Valentine. The verse in this Valentine seems very romantic for the age of the children exchanging these Valentine’s! Made even more bittersweet in that the recipient never did marry.

antique valentine duck

Antique Valentine: duck

My maiden name is Duck, and let me tell you that in the 1980s, it wasn’t a very fun last name. My siblings and I endured a lot of heckling on Bus 6! My great grandparents generation seemed to have gotten more of a kick out of it. This duck Valentine was probably handpicked for…