Wednesday, August 15, 2012

A Happy New Year to Miss Pearl Richardson, Albany, Oregon, 1911

[Postmark] Jan. 2, 1911, Portland, Ore

[To] Miss Pearl Richardson
1141 E. First Str.

We are both well and had a very pleasant Xmas and rec'd some nice gifts.  No letter from _____ yet.  May hear soon.  Xmas was no doubt dull.  Last year was different and will look for a brighter Xmas to come.  Trusting you will have a very Happy New Year and brighter ones to come and lots of [???].
Sincerely, Maye T.


  1. Pearl E. Richardson (b. Mar 1884) appears to be the daughter of Alonzo and Anna Richardson.

    Her Findagrave memorial is facinating.

  2. Thanks Iggy! You're right about the's great someone has written some of the details down.

  3. Pearl's husband Ray Frank had a sister named Maye. The card might be signed Maye F. Just speculation on my part. Shows Ray's sister Edna M. living in Portland.

    Frank's findagrave memorial has an obituary saying his sister was called Maye: