Eden Post Card

Tuesday 21st February 1905

To:

Miss E L Beynon

c/o Mr Sheen’s

Confectioner

Park St

Walsall

Postmark:

WOLVERHAMPTON 8

9.5am

Tuesday 21st February 1905

Post card details:

Miss Marie Studholme; 1872(5)-1930

Stage beauty of the late 1800s.

Philco series 3057

Photographer was Lizzie Caswell Smith, who later became famous for photographing well-know suffragettes and supporting the cause by advertising in ‘Votes for Women’ magazine

Message:

(On front) ‘She wouldn’t look so pleasant if she saw it’ (referring to the beetle Eden has drawn on her shoulder)

(On back) ‘Later send love’

DARLING EVELYN ONE MORE DAY GONE HOW ABOUT WEDNESDAY DEAR I AM LONGING TO SEE YOU AGAIN DARLING I WISH WE WERE MARRIED DEAR I MUST SAY AND DO EDITH’S PHOTOS THIS WEEK IF POSSIBLE. We are all going to the organ recital tomorrow. I WISH YOU WERE COMING TOO DEAR TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF DARLING ALL LOVE Yours Eden