|Scarce American Flag Postcard|
by artist Ellen Hattie Clapsaddle
(January 8, 1865 - January 7, 1934)
She was the most prolific souvenir/postcard and greeting card artist of her era.
Note: 48-star flag prior to July 4, 1959.
Here at John's Island we are in the midst of a summer break. We'll be back for more fun posting in the blogosphere and will catch up with your blog in the not too distant future.
|Back of the unused card.|
In the meantime, let us leave you with the following fascinating fact ...
Americans consume roughly 150 million hot dogs on the Fourth of July — enough to stretch from Washington, D.C. to Los Angeles five times.