Valentine’s Day 1922, or not

  Hallmark produced their first Valentine's Day card in 1913.  Apparently expressions of love were being professed annually as far back as the 15th century in Europe.  In 18th century England it was becoming a common practice to send cards and letters as expressions of love.  1922, in South Georgia...squat! Literally several hundred love letters …

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Dear Mr. Miller, Thank you and I am truly sorry.

A while back, I was searching through turn of the century Georgia newspapers in hopes of finding an obituary or two for my Georgia progenitors.  I did find an obituary or two along with societal happenings, postal reminders, legal proceedings, etc.  A search of my Grandfather's name brought me to a September 13, 1908, front page …

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