Penny Post: Yuletide Joys

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Postmarked: IND., 1916 – 6 PM



My dear little Granddaughter,

I have been wondering id you are going [to] hang up your stockings, like the little folks on this card & see what Santa will bring you. Of course he is not — to forget, little Elizabeth. We are coming up Christmas day if nothing happens to prevent. I wish you a —- happy time this Christmas.

Much love, Grandmother


Addressed to:

Miss Elizabeth Carr

63 N. Irvington

Indianapolis, IN


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Ashley Haynes is from Indianapolis and grew up bringing storybook characters to life in her imagination. Now, she peers into the history of old buildings, letters, and postcards, imagining the lives of the people who touched the stair-rail or held the pen.

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