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Some old postcards from showing Grappenhall Village - postmarked and sent early 1900's. A bit hard to read on here so I have typed out the messages. Words in [ ] are ones I couldn't read.

 

Note the dates shown as that of the postal mark

 

GrappenhallVillage1910.jpg

 

reads as

 

4 Nov 1910

 

Addressed to

 

Master Georgie R Edwards

Hartland?

?? Park

North Finchley

Middlx

 

My Dear [little?] Georgie

 

I thought you would like another view of another one of the pretty villages about here.

Mama has been to the one on this card with me. It is the village in which Mr Parr the banker lives. Mama has seen his big house. I am off to Southport directly.

Much love from your affectionate

[Papa?]

 

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grappenhallvillage1912.jpg

 

Dated 31 Dec 1912

 

Addressed to

 

Miss B [bratt/Pratt?]

Southsee Villa

Woodhurst Road

Mos??

Birmingham

 

Thanks very much for your Christmas card. We have not [sent any out?] this year and of course you would have had one. Wishing you a Bright and Happy new years.

From R & E Walsh

 

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grappenhallvillage1921.jpg

 

Dated 29 Apr 1921

 

Addressed to

 

Mr & Mrs [speller?]

35 [??wood ?]

[briscton?] Hill

London SW

 

Dear Mam and Dad

Glad to say Jack is feeling better. [bas??] rather quiet but he has had a good day today

Jack as well. For the last fortnight has [??] rotten.

Babe has on of her four double teeth through.

[The?/Tho?] is very saucy and just enjoying life.

Spent last evening with friends and Jack had a good sing.

[Howe?/Have?] [?] [?] [?] with different people.

Have you enough coal?

With love to you all Jess

 

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grappenhallvillage1906two.jpg

 

Dated Feb 09

 

Addressed to

 

Mrs Warburton

55 Holmbrook Rd

Preston

 

Dear Emilie

 

Am exceedingly glad you are going to be present on Saturday. I will see you at the room I suppose. I expect to get to Preston at about 1 or half past but am going to see an aunt + uncle bfore going [ow?]. Do not make too many engagements with other young ladies as I should like a long talk with you. Am not staying for the dance.

Yours A[?]

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