Postcard, to Carl Chavis from Octavius Jones, June 20, 1942. Addressed to Mr. Carl Chive[sic], Station B, High Point, NC. Postmarked June 20, 1942, New York, NY, and June 29, 1942, High Point, NC. Return address is 128 W. 137 St. Apt. 5, New York, NY. Obverse features message written in black ink (see below); reverse bears address and postmark and is printed with 1-cent postage. A football play is illustrated on reverse, just to right of address.
Transcription of message:
124 W 137 St
New York N. Y.
What cooking in the city man you should be in the city with me I know I'm a big bull with these red bone I got a good job pay every two week good money [crossed out: illegible] dont forget to answer soon from Octavius Jones
|Date||June 20, 1942|
Chavis, Carl Harrison
|Credit Line||Gift of Glenn R. Chavis|