[Cradle Roll Reception]

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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 ... continued below

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1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1905~.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2007 and was provided by Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 36 times . More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

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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.

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1 postcard: color; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2007

The 2007 edition of Rescuing Texas History brings together photographs, postcards, letters, and more to give a glimpse into the rich history of the state.

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  • 1905~

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  • April 17, 2008, 4:08 p.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2016, 4:11 p.m.

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[Cradle Roll Reception], postcard, 1905~; Chicago. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth35678/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes.