Date: c. 1905
Description: Postcard with an image of several young girls holding hands and dancing in a circle. The text below the image in an invitation to the Cradle Roll Reception and reads, "We are going to have a party! Will you come? Our welcome will be hearty; Will you come? Just coax Mamma to bring you; Some pretty songs we'll sing you, Close to our hearts we'll swing you; Say you'll come! You will see some other babies When you come; So now no 'ifs' nor 'Maybes' You must come! We're longing to caress you, To our loving hearts will press you And we'll ask the Lord to bless you, 'Course you'll come!" The date, time, and place of the reception is handwritten, "Friday Afternoon Apl 13 1906 from 330 to 5 o'clock at 1st Cumb Pres Ch, Chas Manlou. The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, City.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes