Vintage birthday card, Victorian girl postcard antique 1913. 5th Birthday card, for a girl. Bible verse Isaiah 41,6. Fifth Birthday card, 1910s paper ephemera.
The front of the card reads:
"Fifth Birthday Greeting
They helped everyone his neighbor. Isaiah 41,6."
"A little maid of five you see
And very happy indeed is she
For now she is able
To set the table
And help her mother get the tea."
The bottom left corner of the card is missing, but the part that is left reads:
The small illustration of the girl serving tea infront of a window also bears the "C.M. Burd" signature
The card was postcard was postcarked in Brooklyn, NY on Feb 24 1913 (I think, it is hard to read.)
It is addressed to:
"Mary Anna Vail
52 Macau St.
The written message reads:
"Loving wishes from the Thompkins Ave new Bible School Kindergarten"
The side of the card is marked:
"Form J - Westmister Press, Phila, PA."
The card is 5.5" x 3.5" or 14 cm x 8.9 cm
Good vintage overall with the obvious flaw of the missing corner, and the marred and torn other corners. The card is discolored from age overall and has light staining and blemishes throughout. As well as, creasing. The images and print on the front are clear, as well as the handwriting on the back. The condition has been accounted for when pricing this card.
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