Friday, January 20, 2012

Vintage Hallmark Valentine

      Welcome to another pink Saturday .  I am anxious to see what the other blogers have posted for this day of pinks..    I am showing a Hallmark Valentine card from the year 1937.  I came by way of it when I purchased  this old box of vintage greeting cards  at a garage sale a few years ago.. I couldn't pass them up.  I believe I paid $2.00 for the lot.   

This is the front of the card .

The inside of the card..  it was sent to a little baby by the name Kitty on her 1st valentine day by her Auntie.. This was info on the back of the card .

 Below is a delicate looking wedding card that was among the cards also.
It has a white ribbon tucked among the flowers.. The back of the card said kitchen clock so I assume that was the wedding gift  from the senders of this card.

  Later I will show some of the other cards that was in the box.. 
  Let all stop by our hostess Ms Beverly and see what is showing for today.

  Have a wonderful weekend

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  1. Too cute! Love the vintage cards! Visiting from Pink Saturday!!

  2. What a lovely collection, Elaine.
    Have a beautiful weekend ~
    TTFN ~

  3. Oh my goodness, a box of old greeting cards for only $2? Lucky you!!! Those cards are lovely :-)

  4. Beautiful pink!

    My PINK is inviting you to come and see. Have a nice weekend!

  5. Hi Elaine,
    I love your sweet Valentine and wedding card. I collect vintage Valentines. I found a cute black heart that holds quite a few of them. Visiting from Pink Saturday. Now a new follower.

  6. These too cards are very lovely. Little treasures from the past.

  7. I LOVE Vintage Valentines:-) SO cute! Have a wonderful weekend. Happy Pink Saturday. Visit anytime:-)♥Winona

  8. Oh, I Love vintage valentines also!! Very cute, and what a score! Thanks for sharing. Happy Pink Saturday!! ~Lorraine ♥♥♥

  9. What an excellent find! I can never wait to get home to touch and wonder over those old cards.

    Happy Pink Saturday!

  10. Oh- Those are just beautiful, sweet images. I hope you have a wonderful weekend. I have been trying to get your blog posted to my sidebar but I haven't been able to get any of my new blogs to post..UGH...xo Diana

  11. Cute vintage Valentine card, Elaine. My sister introduced me to the Vintage holiday cards years ago, and ever since then, I am a big fan of them. Your Valentine Header is so sweet.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

  12. I just love vintage cards and your valentine's are wonderful!

  13. what sweet cards ! I have Valentine cards that were sent to my Daddy when he was in grade school. I hope to share them on PS as well.
    I think you have a great find !

  14. You can hardly even buy a card for less than a couple of dollars these days and they certainly aren't as nice as the vintage ones. How are you liking the Kindle? I'm not sure about going tech with everything. I still like to hold a book in my hands. Hope you are having a good day. Love, T

  15. Hello Elaine,
    I love vintage cards and postcards. That Valentine is so precious. Remember the days when we'd decorate a shoe box or other box for school to exchange Valentines? You got a good deal on the box of vintage cards!
    Hugs, Cindy