Postcard : The suffragette bar. Nothing but ice cream and pretzels. Oh! Joy! 1909

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Postcard : The suffragette bar. Nothing but ice cream and pretzels. Oh! Joy! 1909

Description

This card, Number 4014, is part of a sixteen-card series, featuring attractive women attempting to act as men. In this illustration, a group of women are seated in a bar with a woman bartender. Two men are in the background, looking at a sign that reads "No Trust."

On the verso, the card is addressed to Mrs. Getta Williams 424 Park Street Pueblo, Colorado. The card was never sent, but is dated September 4, 1910. The message reads:
"Dear Auntie / How are you? I am still well yet. So is Howard. Got your card and one from Aunt Jane. Here is a card for Dave in this letter. Will write a letter soon. Send me some more cards. Tell Johnie 2." Continued along the top: "Is the folks still there yet? From M.P. Love to all."

Message continued on front: "School starts the 12 of Sept. so will get my ribbon, if you send it soon enough. Got your card. Send more,

Date

1909

Subject

Bartenders
Gender roles
United States--Colorado--Pueblo

Creator

Wellman, Walter

Original Format

Postcards

Physical Dimensions

9 x 14 cm.

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