A Creepy Looking Birthday Card From 1916

The use of postcards as birthday cards would appear to be quite common in the early 1900s. And the pictures often look a bit creepy to our modern eyes. This one from 1916 is no exception. In this case it is not possible to uncover who the sender Rose was. Hilda Copsey, the 11 year old recipient did not marry until her mother died and lived in the same house all her life.