Picture JS018

Picture JS018B

Description: The American Tobacco Company offices and plant at Blackwell and West Pettigrew streets (originally Blackwell's Durham Tobacco Company, built in 1874). The Lucky Strike smokestack still stands. The image shows where Blackwell Street crosses the railroad tracks (a bit west of Union Station).

Postmark place and date: none

Addressee: Mr. W.E. Knowles; U.S.N. Air Station; Lakehurst; N.J.; C/o Commissary store

Handwritten text on front of card: none

Handwritten text on back of card: +9397 Thursday p.m. Dear Bill - Just to say it has been raining ever since I got here. I have such a cold. Will leave Friday for Portsmouth if nothing happens, so I will be glad to get back home. For I feel so bad. Hope you had a nice time. With love Mary & Ethel

Printed text: C.T. American Art Colored

Filename: JS018 - JS018b

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