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This color postcard features the palm tree-lined curve of the highway with signs on the sides of the road. The title along the top reads "Turn at Bay St. Louis, Highway 90, Gulfport, Miss.--93" The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides publisher information as well as indication for postage stamp placement. The description in the upper left reads "This is a good place to live, being one of the nation's healthiest communities. Nearby are golf courses, numerous shuffleboard courts, beautiful drives, good motion picture theatres, shops, good salt water beaches for warm days and almost always the golden sunshine, a great prescription to new health and joy." ".25" is written in pencil in the upper center.
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Postcards; Highways; Bay St. Louis, MS ; Gulfport, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Gulf Coast Sub-Collection
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Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University