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Catalog Number 2008.10.1
Object Name Postcard
Title Welcome Old Boys. Get Wise and Come to Guelph 'd Boys.
Date 1908
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1908
Description White rectangular postcard with green maple leaf on top left corner. Circle in the middle of the maple leaf that illustrates a red flag and union jack with text reading 'Welcome Old Boys.' To the right of the maple leaf is more black text reading 'Get wise and Come to Guelph 'd Boys. Aug. 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. 1908.' Small circular black stamp that reads 'Woodstock, Aug 4, 4 - PM, 1908.'

Opposite side of postcard is divided with the text on the left side and the address on the right. The text reads:
"Having a fun time. Lots of (can't read next word) at the grounds afternoon and night. It was (can't read next word) 130. Last night when (can't read next word) & I left up (cant read next word) Last night it was lovely
NG

Postcard is addressed to:
Miss M. Ratcliffe
Woodstock
Ont.

The postage stamp has been torn from the top right back side of the postcard. Small circular stamp above the address reads: 'Guelph Ontario, Aug 4, 10-AM, 1908.
People Ratcliffe, M., Miss
Search Terms Old Home Week
Subjects COMMUNICATION
RECREATION
SOCIAL LIFE
SPECIAL EVENTS - REUNIONS
SPORTS
WRITING
Dimensions 9 cm L x 14 cm W