Valentine depicts a framed school slate on which is a graphic of a young boy, dressed in a white shirt, blue pants, and black leggings and shoes. The boy is holding is hands behind his back, appearing to have been reprimanded for what he wrote on the slate: You is My Best Valentine. (on the card, the 's' is written in the reverse). The graphic of the boy has been signed by "ECurtis."
Boys; Greeting cards; Valentines
Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. (New York)
14 x 8.75 cm
MSS 440, Greeting Card Collection
The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
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