Monday, January 5, 2015

They Are Nervy

From the steamer trunk.

2015-1-5. 1913-12-11-a
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Images courtesy of Eldon Harms.

It's December 1913; the weather is cold, the nights are long, there's no radio, TV, or internet; and Herman Harms isn't "nervy" … he's just missing his Minnie.

2015-1-5. 1913-12-11-b


Anonymous said...

Have you ever heard of the language of postage stamps? I believe an upside down stamp meant 'I love you'.

Ainsworthiana said...

I've heard of the language of flowers, but never of the language of postage stamps! That's a new one for me. Well, an upside-down stamp would be about right, here, if they both knew what it meant.