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 Post subject: 1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph
PostPosted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:27 pm 
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1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph , sent as a Christmas card

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/113245787680


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 Post subject: Re: 1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph
PostPosted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:43 pm 
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In one ear and out the other! Gotta love 1900s photo editing.

More seriously, it's a beautiful postcard. Very elegant.


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 Post subject: Re: 1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph
PostPosted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:45 pm 
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VanEpsFan1914 wrote:
In one ear and out the other! Gotta love 1900s photo editing.

More seriously, it's a beautiful postcard. Very elegant.


And the phonograph is not even playing :)


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 Post subject: Re: 1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph
PostPosted: Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:33 pm 
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soundgen wrote:
VanEpsFan1914 wrote:
In one ear and out the other! Gotta love 1900s photo editing.

More seriously, it's a beautiful postcard. Very elegant.


And the phonograph is not even playing :)

An early attempt at mind control...
"The phonograph† is not of any commercial value."
Thomas Alva Edison - Comment to his assistant, Samuel Insull.

"No one needs a Victrola XX, a Perfected Graphophone Type G, or whatever you call those noisy things."
My Wife


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 Post subject: Re: 1905 postcard of girl listening to a Puck phonograph
PostPosted: Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:13 am 
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Thank you for posting this on the forum. I was able to purchase this card and add it to my collection. I only have a few postcards featuring pucks. Thanks again, Stephen Madara


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