All posts tagged penny post

  • 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 […]

  • Penny Post:
    February 10, 2016, 5 Comments

    Postmark: Nov 11 — 1880 Message: Grandma remains about the same – no improvement.  Your uncle Theo is not so well this am.  He looks very bad and is losing appetite and strength I fear.  You could be of no service […]

  • Penny Post: Many Thanks
    February 3, 2016, 2 Comments

    Postmark: INDIANAPOLIS, IN         JAN 3, 1907         11-AM Message: Jan. 2, 07 Many thanks for the beautiful Xmas card. Winifred V. Holden of Bradstreet Co. Addressee:   Mr. E. W. Duffy Peoria, Illinois […]

  • Penny Post: Wouldn’t You Like to Drive Here!
    January 28, 2016, 1 Comment

    Postmark: BROAD RIPPLE, IND.     OCT 6, 1909 Message: Wouldn’t you like to drive here!  Doesn’t it look like Spring Creek? M.E.S.   Addressee: Miss Julia Schrader Victoria, Texas   Penny for your thoughts: Where is ...