May Your Birthday … – 1918


May your birthday be as happy as a bluebird’s song in spring.  2262.  Gibson Lines.  Published by the Gibson Art Company, Cincinnati.

Post marked Columbus, Ohio.  May 16, 1918, 11:30 PM.  Addressed to Mr. L. G. [Lee G.] Weaver, 92 Tireman Av, Detroit, Ohio  Mich,

“Best wishes from Mother Koontz [Phebie Ann Gardner Koontz].  [Then written up the side of the card]  Billy [William Peter Koontz] will be home Thursday.   [Then written upside down across the top]  Did not pop.”

Birthday greetings from Great Grandmother Koontz to her new son-in-law, Grandpa Lee. With added bits of news.  Uncle Bill, Grandma Florence’s brother, was due back home in Columbus on Thursday.   And not sure what did not pop.



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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