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This color postcard features a cartoon depiction of a man in an orange and black striped shirt screaming the word "Extra" while holding a newspaper above his head with the following title and headline, "The Evening Whirl: I've Been Very Well Entertained in Jackson, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. The image of a buck's head on a plaque is in the upper left corner and a green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. The card is postmarked Jackson, Mississippi, February 22, 1903, Jackson Station. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Miss Ula Bauer in Evansville, Indiana.
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Hello Ula, I guess you think I Have forgotten you but I Have not. Hope you are feeling well and that we will see you again some time. Mrs. Clancy [sic]
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Jackson Subcollection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University