Circa: 1920 Condition: Used Type: ephemera Country of Origin: United States Manufacturer: Whitney Worchester Mass
Vintage, from the 1920s
Made by Whitney, Worchester, Mass.
Edges are cut out. Front has embossed paper lace, with two small stamps on top, over a picture of a boy with a bouquet of flowers. Behind the boy is a picture of a house. Inside is a verse: To My Valentine - This lacy valentine is sent with friendly wish and good intent And greetings warm and kind, And if some loving thoughts should hide Beneath the lace or way inside, I hope you will not mind.
On the back is the Whitney Made mark. A teacher's name is written in a childish hand. It would have been sent sometime before 1928. A small piece of the lace is missing, and there are a couple of creases on the outer points. Otherwise very good.