This postcard is quite lovely. It features a mother and child, reminiscent of the Madonna and Jesus. Holly leaves and berries grace the right hand side, and the greeting reads A Holy Happy Christmas It was sent from Olga & Mabel to Anna Chodl on December 24, 1907. The card back reads Had a fun …
All of these cards date to the early 20th century based on the printing style and artwork. Only one bears a postmark, but all of them seem related in some way – either by recipients or by handwriting. They were probably in someone’s grandmother’s shoebox of cards that wound up in an antique shop, and …
In another juxtaposition, today we have 4 matrons
Today let’s look at this family. Their fashions look to be
Irma Anita Vogel at age 2 years, 1905.