Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Annie

Annie

Annie gave this card with the greeting “Happy Xmas”, the recipient is unknown. I thought that she had a kind face.

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St. Mary’s Ward, St. Andrew’s Home, Folkestone – 1920

St. Mary's Ward, St. Andrew's Home, Folkestone - 1920

The sender, “Olive” has written that “this is my ward that I’m sending a picture of” but it isn’t clear whether she working there or a patient

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Nurses – London

Nurses - London

I liked the comment on the front of the card “I’m here, somewhere” unfortunately the message on the back doesn’t reveal just where she is, the postmark is London so I believe this to be one of the London Hospitals.

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Maude Fealy (Rapid 2381)

Now some of my recent purchases and who better to start this section off than the beautiful Maude Fealy

Maude Fealy (Rapid 2381)

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Artful Tommie

Artful Tommie - 1916

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Come quietly

Come quietly

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Lazy Sunday

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Be a good girl

Be a good girl

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Ready for snow

Ready for snow

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Bebe Daniels

Bebe Daniels

Phyllis Virginia Daniels, known professionally as Bebe Daniels (14th January 1901 – 16th March 1971) was an American actress, singer, dancer, writer and producer.

She began her career in Hollywood during the silent film era as a child actress, became a star in musicals such as 42nd Street, and later gained further fame on radio and television in Britain. In a long career, Bebe Daniels appeared in 230 films.

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