[Illustrated Song Postcard, "Go on Smiling": Part 4]

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Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska, and is the last of four romance cards sent to Mamie. The photograph shows a man and a woman leaning against a stone wall, the woman is wearing a white dress and the man is wearing a suit; the caption on the bottom of the photograph reads: "Promise in your eyes I find find my sunshine Go on smiling dear." There is a note on the back of the card that says: "Do you promise?"

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1 postcard : col. ill. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Scott & Van Altena October 24, 1908.

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This postcard is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Private Collection of Margay Welch to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 30 times. More information about this postcard can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Margay Welch

The Bahl, Wheatly, and Hessdoerfer families were residents of Waco, Texas from the 1850's. The items in this collection were found in the Elmer and Josephine (Bahl) Wheatly home after the death of Elmer and Josephine Wheatly in 2010.

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  • Main Title: [Illustrated Song Postcard, "Go on Smiling": Part 4]
  • Added Title: Illustrated Song Series No. 1832
  • Added Title: Postcard Addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska, October 24, 1908

Description

Postcard addressed to Mamie Collins in Central City, Nebraska, and is the last of four romance cards sent to Mamie. The photograph shows a man and a woman leaning against a stone wall, the woman is wearing a white dress and the man is wearing a suit; the caption on the bottom of the photograph reads: "Promise in your eyes I find find my sunshine Go on smiling dear." There is a note on the back of the card that says: "Do you promise?"

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1 postcard : col. ill. ; 9 x 14 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

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  • October 24, 1908

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.

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Scott & Van Altena. [Illustrated Song Postcard, "Go on Smiling": Part 4], postcard, October 24, 1908; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth743820/: accessed December 6, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Margay Welch.