These old New Years postcards are from the early 1900’s.
The first postcard is colorful and full of luck with a four leaf clover and a horseshoe among the roses and a lavender ribbon. It was printed in Saxony and has a shiny finish. Correspondence and stamp on the back with a 1910 postmark. It measures about 3 ½” by 5 ½” and is only in fair condition with edge and corner wear and the finish on it is crackled and crazed.
The second is wishing a Happy New Year from Cedar Bluffs. A red breasted bird rests on a holly branch with a home scene in the background. “Cedar Bluffs” was apparently written in by the sender. It is from the New Years Series, Number 686 with a 1910 copyright by A.S. Meeker of New York. Correspondence on the back with a 1911 postmark. It measures about 3 1/2” by 5 1/2” and is nice condition with light creases, edge and corner wear.
Priced and sold as the pair.
The pictures are not shown at actual size. Please refer to the description for actual measurements.
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