Remember: Gala Day Friday

Before Email, Twitter and Instagram, people used to send postcards.   I collect these vintage postcards, for their messages as much as their pictures.

Gala Day Friday - a vintage postcard from Shanklin sent in 1958 Click To Tweet

This is Shankin Pier in the Isle of Wight, and the card was sent to Chippenham, Wiltshire in 1958  – the message reads:

Am having a happy time and the weather is good so far but cold. Gala day Friday with fireworks at night. Saw Dr Cox and family yesterday. Splendid Yachts. Love K


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