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Object Name Valentine
Catalog Number 2018.fic.081
Description Valentine postcard, red and white squares border the front with a girl in pirate garb, one boot resting on an open chest full of hearts, "I am a pirate of hearts so bold, I steal hearts instead of gold, If I could steal your heart today, I'd throw the others all away."
On the reverse: card is addressed to Alice Frazee Jr., South 11th St., La Crosse, Wisconsin. Cursive handwriting reads, "Dear Little Girlie: Guess who the pirate is who waits to kidnap you now. With lots of love to you, L.C.S."
Collection LCHS Postcard Collection
People Ginn. Alice
Search Terms Postcard
Valentine