Penny Post: Baby Girl Arrived

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Postmark: February 22nd, 1913

Central Avenue and Morris Street Bridges (image: http://www.digitalindy.org/cdm/compoundobject/collection/postcard/id/35/rec/9)

Central Avenue and Morris Street Bridges (image courtesy DigitalIndy.org)

Message: Dear Edna,

Baby girl arrived at our house yesterday morning it weighs 10 lbs naked.  With love, (ans soon) Florence.

Postmark: February 22, 1913

Postmark: February 22, 1913

Address: Miss. Edna Startin

Wanamaker, Ind

R.R. #33, Box #79

Penny for Your Thoughts: How much did you weigh when you were born?

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Gwen Sunkel is a connoisseur of bad first dates and a collector of ticket stubs. When she's not catering to the every whim of her dog and two cats, she enjoys reading, yoga, building communities, dismantling the patriarchy, and falling in love with Indianapolis.

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