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This color postcard features the image of a feather plum with a smaller image of a woman in a broadbrimmed hat. The wording on the card reads "Take a 'Tip' From Me When you buy your Easter 'Lid' Get one with a dropping brim; Then will Your face be hid." The copyright information is named in the lower right. The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard, no. 5300 Easter series 50 Subjects. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Itta Bena, Mississippi, April 13, 1911. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Page Martin in Millersburg, Missouri.
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Itta Bena Miss. Dear Page our letter just received if you wish to I suppose you had just as well have a piano out to the house as not but if I were you I would not take any lessons until school is out. Love to all, F. M. [sic]
Itta Bena, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 1: Itta Bena Subcollection
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