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This card is a Thanksgiving advertisement for the Tallahatchie Lumber Company in Philipp, Mississippi, a small unincorporated town in Tallahatchie County. The card includes a sepia toned image of a young woman in a suit dress and hat, perched on the edge of a log while holding a shotgun. The text below reads, "Thanksgiving Greetings Turkey and Greece are now engaged in a deadly conflict. We are engaged in selling high class Hardwoods to the consuming trade at prices that will permit of their having TURKEY and GREASE each da in the year, thus having one continual Thanksgiving. Tallahatchie Lumber Co. Philipp, Mississippi Stock Direct from Manufacturer to Consumer."
lumber companies; Mississippi Delta
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Mississippi Delta Region,
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Thanksgiving Greetings from Tallahatchie Lumber Co., Philipp, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University