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  • Penny Post: A Beauty From You!
    May 4, 2016, 1 Comment

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.      JUL 21, 1909     630 PM Message: Indianapolis, Ind 7/21/09 Dear Friend, Am almost ashamed to send this cheap little card after getting the beauty from you.  Have tried for six weeks to get […]

  • Penny Post: Was Pleased To Hear From You
    April 27, 2016, 1 Comment

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.     OCT 13, 1915     930 AM Message: 10-13-15 Dear Mrs. Seerley, Your car rec’d was pleased to hear from you & that you were having a good time the auxiliary was out to Mrs. […]

  • Penny Post: Please Excuse the Pencil…
    April 20, 2016, 2 Comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.       JUL 22, 1920 Message: Dear Aunt Julia, Please excuse pencil as the little boy where I am staying thinks he must have whatever I happen to have.  We are afraid to let him have […]

  • Penny Post: It was something grand!
    March 30, 2016, 2 Comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.     SEP 24, 1908     6:30 PM Message:   Camp B. Harrison, Indianapolis Indiana Dear Brother, This is the grand Monument you read about  I was all through it  I took elevator up to the […]

  • Penny Post: Am very busy
    March 23, 2016, 1 Comment

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.       MAR 19, 1909       6-30 PM DAYTON, OH       MAR 20      5-30 AM Message: If not busy meet train (Penna.) which arrives in Day- ton about 11 o’clock Sunday.  Am very busy.  Ge ...

  • Penny Post: Suppose you are enjoying life
    March 16, 2016, 1 Comment

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND       JUNE 7, 1913       5:30 PM Message: Hello Ethel, I suppose you think I am a long time answering your card.  Suppose you are enjoying life.  I am coming over soon.  Am2. […]

  • Penny Post: I know the way
    March 9, 2016, No comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.     FEB 12, 1914     12 AM Message: Indianapolis, Thursday a.m. Dear Mother, Arrived here last night.  Leave for b. Friday night or some time Sat.  Will wire you.  No need to meet me, as […]

  • Penny Post: What an Elegant Place
    March 2, 2016, No comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, 6, IND.       10 – AM       MAY 31, 1961 Message:   Dear Marsha, What an elegant place – We had cocktails and dinner here Friday night – colored [sic] waiters and doormen and […]

  • Penny Post: This is where we would shine
    February 24, 2016, No comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.       MAY 15, 1918         3 – PM Message: Dear Mother, This is where we would shine.  Ted and I were here twice and it was great.  I think we will stay […]

  • Penny Post: Some Sweet Day!
    February 17, 2016, No comments

    Postmarks: INDIANAPOLIS, IND.     AUG 30 1906      9  AM LOGANSPORT, IND.     AUG 30 1906   2 – 30 PM Addressee: Mrs. C. H. Fergus 1212 Market St. Logansport, Ind. Message: Aug 30, 06 Well mother I’ll […]