If you look in my heritage you will find a melting pot of people. Do not attempt to take off any tape or glue. My mother ordered these from before 1963 until up to 1973. It is filled with so called pretty button cards. Finally, what to do with all those boxes and boxes of cards your family has received over the years? Vintage 1950's Used Juvenile Get Well Cards. But mainly, collectors will gain more insight into greeting cards — in general, and, especially, the Hallmark variety.
Vintage original 1950s Pop Up Get Well Greeting Card. Hi, Barbara: I think the best way to sell most of them would be for scrapbooking. There is also a bird perched on her hat. I like them as a small piece of social history but would love to know more. The cards were comparatively inexpensive, and there are more of these cards in existence. I have an opened box of get well cards that have surfaced since my mom passed away. However, when Stern gets into the aspects about the workings of Hallmark, from art department design to product marketing, she shines.
Features: 1 large Slip pocket for extra storage and 1 zippered comp. Measures about 12 inches wide x 12. Card unfolds to reveal two additional dollies, both just as adorable as the first. Card opens to show the kittens and yarn, along with a verse. Thanks for your help and advise. With everyone else tearing them up for crafts and other art projects, they may eventually become scarce enough to be worth something! Greeting cards were popularized in the United States in the 1880s, when offset lithography made them inexpensive. These cards are sure to impress your date.
Used them in grade as valentine cards? Used them in 5th grade as valentine cards? Have been using them when I remake other personalized greeting cards. Vintage original 1960s Coronation Get Well Greeting Card with glitter accents. Contains 118 greeting cards, including: Birthday, Thank you, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Sister, Granddad, Humorous, Get Well, Valentine's Day, Anniversary, Easter, and Grandmother. Front reads: Please Hurry And Get Well. They were for various holidays.
In the forward, Stern has this to say: The ups and downs of our economy, our hemlines, and our mood: such is the grist for the Hallmark mill. Comes with original envelope which is also in very good condition. Such as: Halo; If you dream you're wearing one, it's a sign there's some mistake. See, most vintage greeting cards have been signed and mailed. Many years ago I got a box of cards.
Louis Prang was one of the first American printers to make a name for himself in the greeting-card business, but he was undercut by numerous English companies, who exported their cheaper cards to the States. In the 1940s and fifties, in department stores and card shops, Hallmark clerks adhered to a dress code — wearing only black, brown, navy, or charcoal gray — so as not to compete with the merchandise. Message written inside in ink. People in England and the United States also hand-made cards to give to sweethearts. Recycled card program Penny Black - The First Postage Stamp This About. They prefer to buy quantities of vintage cards.
This unused Mara McAfee card could have only been created in the 1980s! Condition is very good with ink correspondence written on the back. When folding was added to the older. Antique Valentine's Day Cards Through the Years Since the mid-19th century, people have exchanged greeting cards in celebration of Valentine's Day, and many of these cards still exist. Reads: C'mon Get Better Quick! Victorian Valentines, Ellen Clapsaddle mechanicals, and Santa Clause cards are all very popular with collectors. Nice Faux Leather Leopard Print Hobo Handbag - Reaction By Kenneth Cole, this one is just the right size for a Day or Night out with the girls or can be your every day Handbag. While not intended to be racist, and doubtless no worse than any other mainstream card company of the era, the children all talked in broad dialect and were often bare-footed.
Do you know of anyone that may be interested in buying any or all of the above. Most are ignored by the greeting card industry. The selection changes all the time as auctions come and go, so check back frequently if you're looking for something specific. People in my area know that I have been gathering them and often drop off their dear loved ones collection for my use. Do you know anything about these? Vintage 1970s Greeting Card and Postcard scrap book. Another idea is consignment at a local antique store — or, perhaps you could post a notice in a craft shop.
You can also look up similar valentines on or contact the for help with identification and appraisal. Each apple flips open to a verse see photo 3. Each card is unique, so the selection changes. I have been delighted to see the sentiment written in each card…. Condition is very good to excellent.