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This postcard features a white cinderblock building with a United States Flag flying from the roof. "Post Office" is lettered above the door and a sign for Bay St. Louis Post Office is on a post out front a the sidewalk. Four men in dark suits are standing on the sidewalk in front of the postcard. The title in the upper left corner reads "Post Office, Bay St. Louis, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher and artist information as well as indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, June 22, 1917. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. D. Henry in San Antonio, Texas.
6/22/17 Dear Fannie, We are at present at the Bay with Lillie. How are all the folks? Lillie joins us in sending love to all. Aunts Lou and Bella
L. A. Demontiluzin Sons
Postcards; Post Offices; Bay St. Louis, MS
Bay St. Louis, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 2: Bay St. Louis Subcollection
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