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This postcard features a color illustration of West Commerce Street in Aberdeen, Mississippi. The street is split by a grassy median that has flowers, plants, and small trees growing within it. A man in a white suit is depicted as standing in the median. Trees and a car on seen on the right and buildings and trees are seen on the left. The title of the card is printed along the top of the image. The back of the postcard is addressed to Mrs. J. O. Bailley in Birmingham. The card is postmarked Aberdeen, Miss. June 16, 1931 and a green, one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner. An inscription is written on the left half of the card. [see transcription field]
Dear Sarah: Guess you think I have forgoten you no Honey I haven't. have been having a very good time. but could have a lots better if we just had a car. If we can get a car today we may go to Boonesville Miss. I thought I was going to Pass out night before last. but took some medicine and am feeling O.K. now. will see you maybe Saturday. Love Aelera [sic]
streets; Aberdeen, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections, Manuscripts Unit, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Postcard/Photographs, Box 3, Northeast Mississippi Region
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West Commerce Street, Aberdeen, Mississippi, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University