"Paper items that were originally meant to be discarded after use,
but have since become collectible."
(according to Merriam-Webster)
Don't know about you, but I'm so thankful they were saved for our enjoyment!
Some of the cards are postmarked 1911, 1912, 1916 and 1918.
These pictures speak a thousand words....so I'll let them speak.
(Sigh - greeting cards aren't what they used to be)
Love the printed wishes...
and the personal sentiments...
some close ups ~ imperfect but still perfect~ in my opinion
This one is velvety
Nothing like a vintage St. Nick!
& speaking of...
couldn't leave you without a photo of my vintage Santa Claus tablecloth.
And my sweet pup Doyle ~
once again yearning at the window!
Would love to hear from you if you also enjoy vintage ephemera!
Thanks so much for stopping by, hope you enjoyed this
photo heavy post!
This week I'm linking with:
Thrifty Things Friday at the Thrifty Groove
Share your cup Thursday at have a Daily Cup of Mrs. Olson
Nifty Thrifty Tuesday! at Coastal Charms
REDNESDAY! at It's A Very Cherry World
You're Gonna Love It Tuesday at Kathe With an E