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A Scrape o' the Pen

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A postcard featuring an image of a boy dressed in a green checked jacket with a red scarf and red socks. He has his hand to his mouth as though calling out and in his other hands is a newspaper with text which reads "The News / EXTRA / SPECIAL". The postcard has been cut in two sections and a piece of cardboard has been slipped into the opening. The cardbord is folded and reads in part ""A SCRAPE O' THE PEN."" Printed text on the back of the postcard reads in part "PALACE THEATRE / Saturday May 29th, 1915" and "Mr. & Mrs. Graham Moffat / AND THEIR COMPANY / IN / "A Scrape o' the Pen."

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