July 24, 2021

Never Jet Hot

Collector of Advertising of the mid 20th Century.

Grueling life on the farm pre-Netflix

1 min read
Postcard... Man resting on a plow in Wisconsin

This guy looks like he is thinking about going into his Uncle Marv’s Cheese business. The number of horse heads vs. the number of legs, is starting to get to him.

I gained even more respect when I read the message on the back;

Hello Bub; I guess you are busy, I am too. I hauled 16 loads of manure today and broke a fork handle doing it (too strong) I wish I was with you I would like to breath smoke again and see all the boys play ball. Will write soon Peg

Peg hauled 16 loads of manure and broke a fork handle. I read this one to my wife and she said “Welcome to my world.” What did she mean by that?

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