The Ruling Passion Strong in Death - Skeleton in Merry Widow Hat - The Ullman Mfg. Co. - Postcard, c. 1909
(3 1/2 x 5 1/2 In) This is an original antique American Post Card, Sepia-Gravure Series 160, No. 2547, The Ullman Mfg. Co. postcard, c. 1909. It shows a fashionable skeleton in a 'Merry Widow' hat checking their reflection in the mirror, "IS MY HAT ON STRAIGHT? - The Ruling Passion Strong in Death".
"Hello Berr - Kid + I came over at noon - I am getting long tan coat - Will Write Sunday - Love - Marie", reads the note written on the back.
The postcard is used and is in VERY GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips, a few light creases and stains, a few small areas of paper loss on back.
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