Lot of 13 Original vintage late 1920s and early 1930s handwritten and typed letters.
All 13 letters are addressed to Velma Mundis. Her location varied with some going to Table Rock, Nebraska; Mahaska, Kansas; and Linn, Kansas.
Postmarks include: Linn, Kansas; Reynolds, Nebraska; Beatrice, Nebraska; and Palmer, Kansas (?);
10 letters are from girl friends
2 are typewritten on letterheads
1 is a love letter from Henry (Hank) Mikulecky to Velma. This is the pink letter and envelope. From research I have done she was born in 1913 and he in 1907. They did end up marrying.
Letters all date to 1929, 1930 and 1931.
You will receive all 13 letters for the price.
Condition is good for all with some wear and soiling to envelopes.
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Original antique advertising bookmark for Merrick's Spool Cotton. Features a little Victorian girl in a pink dress, reaching up toward a dangling spool of thread.
Front reads: Merrick's Spool Cotton, Book Mark.
Back reads: Merrick's Anti-Monopoly, Anti-Trust, Anti-Combination. Spool Cotton.
Merrick's Spool Cotton is six cord, soft finish, and is made from the finest quality of combed Sea Island Cotton, and, on account of its superior strength, eveness, and smoothness, surpasses all others for hand and machine sewing. Try one spool and be convinced of its excellence.
Dates to circa 1890s.
Measures just under 2 inches wide x 6 inches wide.
Condition is good with a crease running diagonally through the lower left corner.