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Object Name Card, Greeting
Object ID 2015.008.038 A-B
Collection Fogleman Family Collection
Summary 2015.008.038 A: Greeting card, to Bessie Oldham Wiley from Mrs. Roy Kearns, July 17, 1952. Front features illustration of bouquet of yellow flowers on green background. Inside is handwritten message in blue ink. Back of card printed with small manufacturer's logo and text "Hallmark".

2015.008.038 B: Envelope, white paper, postmarked July 17, 1952, High Point, NC. Addressed to "Mrs. F. A. Wiley / 1016 Albert St. / High Point / N.C." No return address.

Transcription [sic]:
Dear Mrs. Wiley, / I learned last / Sunday that you / were sick. Lillie / said you had / the shingles. I / have never had / that disease / but I've heard / that it can be / painful and make / you very sick. / I certainly hope / that you are / much better by now. / As I did not have / a get-well card / this little note is / to let you know / I'm thinking of you./ Hope you are O.K. / soon.Love / Mrs. Roy Kearns
Date July 17, 1952
Additional Information Mrs. Roy Kearns may be the Bernice S. Kearns who was married to R. Roy Kearns, per city directories from 1930s-1950s.
People Oldham, Lillie
Wiley, Bessie Oldham
Credit Line Gift of Bobby W. Fogleman
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