Sidewalks and Benches of St. Petersburg, Florida - SET of 2 - Postcards, c. 1940s
(5 1/2 x 3 1/2 In) This is a SET of TWO original vintage Sun News Co., C. T. Art-Colortone postcards from the 1940s. "On the Sidewalks" and "On the Green Benches" of St. Petersburg, Florida.
"ON THE SIDEWALKS" OF ST. PETERSBURG - St. Petersburg is known the world over for her green benches, found so abundantly along the sidewalks of every business street. Here hundreds of tourists and residents find rest, make new friends, meet acquaintances, and watch the passing crowds."
"GREEN BENCHES - St. Petersburg is famous for its green benches that line the streets and parks. The green bench has become a symbol of the hospitality and friendliness of this city offering the residents and tourists a place to sit, rest, enjoy the weather, make acquaintances, and watch the passers-by."
The postcards are both used, one is in VERY GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips. The other is in GOOD condition, wear at the edges, blunted corner tips, a few minor stains, some damage at the top back-side edge of the vertical card.
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