Saturday, March 4, 2017

Artfully Yours - Painter and Artist Themed Cards




You're my Valentine ~ I'll print ti in big letters So everyone can see I choose YOU for my valentine Now won't you please choose ME?

5 1/2" x 4 3/4"
dated 1947
Folded
marked: 10V312
Norcross
New York U.S.A.


To My Valentine.

3 1/4" x 6 1/4"
circa 1920s, 1930s
Mechanical Flat
 no publisher's marks

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Cultures and Ethnicities: Hawaii, Hawaiian Islands



Hawaii' Valentine? U.R.O.K.

3" x 4 3/8"
circa 1940s, 1950s
Fold-Out with Paper-Puff
marked: made in U.S.A.
no other publisher's marks


I'm LULU from Honolulu Wanna Be my Valentine?

large mechanical card
circa 1950s

I lov U ~ How-Ah-Ye my Valentine

Googly-Eyed Mechanical Flat
circa 1950s
made in USA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Animal - Cows and Bulls: I Wish You CUD be Mine




Gosh! I like "U" an' this ain't no BULL! Be My Valentine.

7 3/8" x 5 1/2"
circa 1950s
Mechanical Flat
marked: 0-163
Made in U.S.A.
A-Meri-Card


Love Hay! May I HORN in? Be my Valentine love.

7 1/4" x 4"
circa 1950s
Mechanical Flat
marked: Made in U.S.A.
no other publisher's marks



Wish I CUD be your Valentine

4" x 3 5/8"
circa 1920s, 1930s
Mechanical Flat