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Object Name Postcard
Object ID 1992.004
Summary Postcard, Busy Person's Correspondence Card, sent to Mrs. Walter Walkling, 4th Avenue, Ottawa, Illinois. Postmarked August 5, 1929, High Point, NC. Obverse features colorized photograph of lakeside road and caption "BUSY PERSON'S CORRESPONDENCE CARD" and instructions "Use Check marks to save time and avoid writer's cramp". Below instructions are lists of possible words and phrases to select. Sender appears to have made a selection that reads "Dear Friend/Baby, It is very pleasant and beautiful. I am happy and well. I spend my time motoring. The Place is ideal. Yours with love, Grace".

Transcription [written on reverse]:
We didn't make such good time yesterday as thur driving over mts, could only go 20 & 30 one place just 10 mi. strict orders
Date August 5, 1929