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1910 – City Pound Puppy Postcard “I Don’t Want to Be An Angel”

This is another card from the Bertha (and Jim) Dicus  of Alanson, Michigan collection. The message on this card reads: “All Well … Hope you the same.  It is muddy here looks like more rain” and it is unsigned.  The postmark is partially unreadable and is marked 1910. This card by V. Colby was part … Continue reading

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Wanna Puppy, Little Girl? My Public Service Announcement (Reprint/Reminder)

Originally posted 12/2/2008. I spoke with my mom last night.  She said one of her neighbors young daughter was out walking an “adorable” black lab puppy yesterday afternoon.  My mom stopped to talk with the girl, and to ooh and ahhh over the puppy.  The young girl (12 or 13) was not enjoying the walk, … Continue reading

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Hey, Little Guy, Check it out!

I love this photo.  It is from back when Cosmo was just a puppy.  It always makes me laugh.  Its like Clover is saying, “Hey Cosmo, check this out.  Do you see any squirrels?  Who’s out there?  Let me show you what to bark at, ok?” Continue reading