Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

Category Archives: Edwardian postcards

Happy New Year 1911…

Dear B. Thanks very much for lovely tidings[?]. I’m very pleased indeed with them what sort of Xmas have you spent, we’ve had a lovely time here. I’m off to-day … Continue reading

January 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

More nice presents to come… (1908)

Dear Aunty very happy Xmas to you. dad bought me a nice big house for Xmas so I like Xmas time I hear I have got some more nice presents … Continue reading

December 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Never mind me…

Never mind me… save the ladies Reproduced from an original Edwardian postcard / Published by Beamish Museum / Printed by Larkfield Printing Co. Ltd. Postmarked 18th April 2015, from Ann … Continue reading

April 18, 2015 · 2 Comments

Come Home At Once, by Guy Atkins

Although publishers have recently jumped on board the nostalgia bandwagon with production of an ever-growing selection of postcard boxed sets, from 100 Writers in a Box cards to 100 postcards ‘from … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

First Class “Dotty” Certificate

Those who think you’re dotty or a little up the pole, to know you well, can not have the felicity; For if they knew you more I’m confidently sure, They’d … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · Leave a comment