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Comic postcard: Gardener Combing Hair with Rake

A comic postcard, ‘Addled Ads, Wanted Gardener at Once. To take charge of Hothouses. One accustomed to the cultivation of maiden hair preferred’ – with a gardener using a rake to come a woman’s hair. Drawn by GF and published by Misch & Stocks. Addressed to ‘Miss Humphrey, Bridlington’ from ‘Flo’ and postmarked 8th February 1904.

Ref: 2014.033

Materials

Paper, printed

Theme

Ephemera

Year

1904

Collection No:

2014.033