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This color printed postcard is in red ink. There is a man running towards the left, holding onto his suspenders. An animal is behind him chasing the man. In the background is a fence and a horse pulling a plow. There is text above and below the image. There is a typewriter typed message on the back of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Allen (Kan.), Lyon County (Kan.), Emporia (Kan.), Invitations, Correspondence, Announcements, Modern Woodmen of America, Fraternal organizations
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Allen, Earl, "Postcard: I Am Taking My Friends to the Big Woodmen Picnic" (1909). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 81.
I am taking my friends to the Big Wooden Picnic At Allen, Kansas, Wednesday and Thursday, August 18th and 19th. You Bring Yours? August 7th 09. Dear Earl, Your card rec’d several days ago, be sure and come up picnic days for we are planning on a big time, Anna Mae is going home the next day after the picnic and will leave me an old bachelor. Wont I have a time though? Merle. Mr. Earl Allen, 329 Cottonwood St. Emporia, Kansas.