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Catalog Number 2010.02.04
Object Name Invitation
Dimensions W-4.125 L-3.125 inches
Date 1936
Notes Small rectangular shaped paper invitation. The back of the card (L 4.125, W 3.125) is slightly bigger than the front (L 3.50, W 2.50) The card has a solid white ground. The front of the card has a picture of three women holding presents and carrying parasols. Printed beneath the women, with blue letters, is the following "Come to a Shower!"

The following inscription can be found inside the card:
"This is when Sept. 24, 1936 / And this is where J. R. Jacobsen home / And then below you'll see, / By whom the shower is given / And for whom it's / going to be. / For Mrs. Bill Skillen / Given by Fay jacobsen, Genievive, Alice O'Brien / Kind of shower Miscellaneous / R.S.V.P." The bottom and proper left edge of the inside flap have a floral border near the edge.
Search Terms Wedding
Card
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