Birthday Greetings – 1912


Birthday Greetings.  Sing a song of birthdays, love in in the air.  Greetings and good wishes for you everywhere.  420.  For hand coloring.

Post marked Birmingham, Mich.  May 16, 1912.   Addressed to Mr. Lee G. Weaver, 94 Tireman Ave., Detroit, Mich.

“Well Lee, How does it feel to be nineteen?  I expect you feel rather large about the head don’t you?  Hoping you have many more happy birthdays.   I. M. J.  [Irene May Jenks]”

Irene was Grandpa Lee’s first cousin, once removed, and a constant correspondent.   Irene was 19 days younger than Grandpa and the daughter of his grandmother’s , Esther Jenks Lee, brother, Oliver Torry Jenks and Eva Seymour Jenks.

Notice the adult coloring post card — 1912!

About Pat Shaul

Genealogist / Family Historian; Blog started as a record of my Grandfather's post card collection which ran for 15 months. Then, in June, 2017, I changed over to reporting and commenting on notifications from the ANCESTRY app "We're Related" I then started to provide snippets into ancestor biographies on the dates that were significant anniversaries.
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