Crazy Post Cards - Page 1
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Our exhibit of wacky postcards is enjoyed by all who visit the Abita Mystery House.  Here's a few of our cards for those who can't make it to Abita Springs. Around 1910 the Martin Post Card Company made a great series of cards. Their documentary work of U.S.A. agriculture inspired many farmers


Here's a photo of how pumpkins grew before artificial fertilizer.

big fruit post card
This farmer was able to keep damage to the landscape to a minimum.


Big celery means you need buckets of that white dip stuff in the center of the stick.


Bet he won a ribbon with these ears!


The Board of Health shut this place down after this card was distributed.

big fruit postcard
This is why today's melons are smaller.

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