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Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay


Bottle and Rock Glass, Vaucluse, Watson's Bay

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The handwritten message on the reverse is addressed to 'Miss Hazel Smith / Carey Street / Leichhardt' and reads 'I hve not seen any of the [?] - / did postcards. Do you like / Dear hazel - Received your / very pretty P.C. Hope your / neuralgia is better. I have / been though Kiama. Have / never been to Watson's Bay. / It seems a very nice place. / Am going up for Pres. S. S. exam / tomorrow week. Love [?]

Physical description

Postcard with a colourised photograph labelled "BOTTLE AND ROCK GLASS, VAUCLUSE, WATSONS BAY...", and a message on the reverse. Printed text with the title across the lower edge reads '.- Vaucluse, a quiet residential / suburb, but an exceedingly popular holiday resort is noted for its splendid views and / good fishing.' Handwritten beneath is 'Hope you have a good time at [?] tea. Ina'

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