Advance-We Know a Ship Can Hug a Shore, I'd Rather Hug a Girl-Newport-1913

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Title:  

Advance-We Know a Ship Can Hug a Shore, I'd Rather Hug a Girl-Newport-1913
Date:
1913
Creator:
Anglo-Sailor Series

Content Description: 

Postcard showing a young sailor leaning over, from behind, a young woman. They are holding both hands. In large letters across the top is "ADVANCE!". In a white box toward the bottom is "We know a ship can hug the shore,/ I'd rather hug a girl." Reverse: Manuscript: Dear Brother/I am/still at the station/and don't know why./I will get of, but/I guess it will be/soon, for they are getting/ready war so that if/war breaks out they will/have us ready. John/read men at the Cals[?]/having stay and they might/send us there. [Illegible] A. Jem" One cent stamp in upper right with USS Constellatin cancellation, dated November 12, 1913. Addressed to "Mr. [Illegible] Jem/109 Maine St./Amherst Mass".

Physical Description: 

3.5x5.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.33

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