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July 20 in history:

July 20th of 1921 was the first day of regular air mail service between New York and San Francisco.

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Nottingham, Great Britain, 1975

Mail to de Laurence originating anywhere other than Africa, the Caribbean, or South America is unusual. This envelope franked with Machin heads was mailed from the Raleigh Street post office in Nottingham, Great Britain.

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Nintendo Air Shipping Nintendo Switches to meet Demand.

Wall Street Journal are reporting that Nintendo have been using “an unusual and costly logistics measure responding to unexpectedly high demand.”

TOKYO— Nintendo Co. NTDOY 5.62% said it used aircraft to ship its new Switch videogame machine in its first month on the market, an unusual and costly logistics measure responding to unexpectedly high demand.

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Sir Edward John Poynter

This postcard was painted by Sir Edward John Poynter (1836-1919). Erato, Muse der Poesie, 1870 (Aquarell auf Papier)


Notre-Dame (Paris, France)

This postcard was sent to me from David in Paris, France. I love architecture of cathedrals and churches-this was the perfect find! This is a night shot of the most famous cathedrals in the world.


Flooding damage

I had a clogged sewage pipe. The basement flooded, about five inches of water. All sorts of stuff needs to be discarded: rugs, mattresses, clothes. But there are two things that just ripped my heart to shreds. 247 more words