This brightly colored Valentine post card shows a little boy with a bright red hat and collar reading his newspaper. There is a lacy border and bright hearts around the edges. There is also a nosegay of blue flowers tied with a blue ribbon. The face of the card reads: I'm watching the papers to see if it is announced. " Condition is fair to good with mild corner bumping and a small crease at the left lower edge.
The back of the card has no message. There is a Marine Illinois Feb. 14, 1916 postmark. The stamp has fallen off.
GENEALOGY: The card is addressed to Miss Nora Neudecker, Marine, Illinois.