"Grizzly bear" is quite the thing in Plymouth, N.C. and "lordy how you can hug"


Title
"Grizzly bear" is quite the thing in Plymouth, N.C. and "lordy how you can hug"
Description
Postcard depicting a couple dancing the "grizzly bear" dance. Addressed on verso to Miss Tabitha DeVisconti, Farmville, N.C., from C.W.B. Date from postmark.
Date
1918
Original Format
postcards
Extent
14cm x 9cm
Local Identifier
0480-b6-fe-i221
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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Comments

Dee Dec 30 2013

I have a similar postcard accept mine says Canarsie rather than Plymouth. I purchased it at an online auction. Mine was mailed in 1913.

Barefoot Dec 02 2009

I have to say I thought my encounter with a 12 foot grizzly was scary but this postcard is much more frightening! :O -Barefoot2k<a href="http://www.survivalgrounds.com/bear_mace.php">Avoid a Grizzly Attack</a>

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