Thursday, January 7, 2016

Photo Number 2120

This is a Real Photo Postcard from the Flea Market near Grand Rapids Minnesota.
Edith and Phyllis Holmas GR Flea Mkt
Edith and Phyllis Holmas GR Flea Mkt back
Edith & Phillip Holmas?? Holman?? 
It is an AZO Postcard used from 1904 –1918.
The horses have fly nets… woven strands that moved around the horses belly amd legs to keep flies from landing and biting.
Edith and Phyllis Holmas GR Flea Mkt
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3 comments:

  1. Reminds me of a story I often heard about my grandparent's wedding day in 1914. They drove up to the preacher's house in a buggy probably similar to this on a rainy morning. The preacher and his wife stood in their doorway and he married my grandparents who stayed sitting in the buggy. Wish there was a photo of that day!

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  2. Hmm. Odds are Holmes or Holman. But I can't find anything.

    The "couple" (husband-wife) (brother-sister) seem very young in the photo to me.

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