NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

c) Massachusetts

The Babson World Globe, located on campus of Babson Institute of Business Administration, founded in 1919, at Babson Park in Wellesley, Massachusetts. 28 feet in diameter. Cost $200,000. Total weight 25 tons. Designed to be rotated on its axis and about its base independently, thus exemplifying changes of day and night and progress of seasons during a complete revolution around the sun. Dedicated June 18, 1955.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

medievalkarl

Congratulations, medievalkarl! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE
2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS
3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA
4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) New York
b) Delaware
c) Massachusetts
d) Virginia
Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Tuesday, September 17. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).
1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) New York

b) Delaware

c) Massachusetts

d) Virginia

Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Tuesday, September 17. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).

1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE
2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS
3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA
4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

The answer is:

c) California

DELICIOUS AEBLESKIVES

SOLVANG, CALIFORNIA

Incorrect (or alternate?) spelling. Should be Aebleskivers.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

xosteve

He even named the TOWN correctly.

Congratulations, xosteve! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE
2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS
3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA
4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) Pennsylvania
b) Louisiana
c) California
d) Vermont
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Wednesday, September 11. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).
1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) Pennsylvania

b) Louisiana

c) California

d) Vermont

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Wednesday, September 11. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).

1) AH! SWEET MISERY OF LOVE
2) LADY PRESCO DECORATOR PILLOWS
3) SPONGES FROM TARPON SPRINGS, FLORIDA
4) OUR PRESIDENTS (Ike and before)
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

d) Kentucky

A Christy Painting of Foster
MY OLD KENTUCKY HOME
Bardstown, Kentucky 

Howard Chandler Christy executed this work in 1938. Kentucky Colonels presented it to the Home July 4, 1940.

STEPHEN Foster, that is.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

shoesoffbootson

Congratulations, shoesoffbootson! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) TRAVEL IS SO BROADENING
2) HOT MEALS AT ALL HOURS
3) FINALLY FOUND A PLACE WE COULD AFFORD
4) THE DESERT IS ALIVE
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) Colorado
b) Nebraska
c) Georgia
d) Kentucky
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, September 5. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).
1) TRAVEL IS SO BROADENING2) HOT MEALS AT ALL HOURS3) FINALLY FOUND A PLACE WE COULD AFFORD4) THE DESERT IS ALIVE5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) Colorado

b) Nebraska

c) Georgia

d) Kentucky

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, September 5. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).

1) TRAVEL IS SO BROADENING
2) HOT MEALS AT ALL HOURS
3) FINALLY FOUND A PLACE WE COULD AFFORD
4) THE DESERT IS ALIVE
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

a) Michigan

MAC WOOD’S World Famous Dune Scooter, located at Oceana County Sand Dunes. West of U.S. 31 (at south end of Shelby business district) take blacktop road to end and follow signs. Trips start at Floradale Resort on Silver Lake. Enjoy a Scenic or Thrill Ride over 1500 acres of Shifting Sand-Dune Mountains. Open May until October 15th. Write Mac Wood, Floradale Resort, Mears, Michigan for complete information.

This postcard was published in 1955.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

bustour

Congratulations, bustour! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE
2) SENIOR S&M CLUB FIELD TRIP
3) FAMOUS GENERALS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR
4) GREETINGS FROM BASS CAPITOL OF THE WORLD
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) Michigan
b) Colorado
c) Nevada
d) California
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 29. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).
1) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE2) SENIOR S&M CLUB FIELD TRIP3) FAMOUS GENERALS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR4) GREETINGS FROM BASS CAPITOL OF THE WORLD5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) Michigan

b) Colorado

c) Nevada

d) California

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 29. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).

1) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE
2) SENIOR S&M CLUB FIELD TRIP
3) FAMOUS GENERALS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR
4) GREETINGS FROM BASS CAPITOL OF THE WORLD
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

d) Wisconsin

THE HORNET’S NEST

A large tapering rock shaped like the hanging nest of the paper wasp. Located on one of the shore landings in the Upper Dells of the Wisconsin River, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.

Only ONE person answered correctly:

ghaas

Congratulations, ghaas! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) WE MISS YOU
2) PHOSPHATE VALLEY EXPOSITION
3) THE STORY & CLARK CHURCH PIANO
4) GREETINGS FROM KANSAS
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) Utah
b) Wyoming
c) Arizona
d) Wisconsin
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Tuesday, August 20. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).
1) WE MISS YOU2) PHOSPHATE VALLEY EXPOSITION3) THE STORY & CLARK CHURCH PIANO4) GREETINGS FROM KANSAS5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) Utah

b) Wyoming

c) Arizona

d) Wisconsin

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below by 8:00 PM EDT on Tuesday, August 20. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS).

1) WE MISS YOU
2) PHOSPHATE VALLEY EXPOSITION
3) THE STORY & CLARK CHURCH PIANO
4) GREETINGS FROM KANSAS
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

a) Mississippi

JEFFERSON DAVIS STATUE, VICKSBURG NATIONAL MILITARY PARK

Jefferson Davis was a West Point graduate, Mexican War Colonel, Mississippi cotton planter, U.S. Senator, Secretary of War, and finally—President of the Confederacy. This statue is located in front of the Museum.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

kevbob

Congratulations, kevbob! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) I’M ALL DRESSED UP AND READY TO GO!
2) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE
3) BERTHA AND TINA
4) BRATWURST CAPITAL of the WORLD
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) Mississippi
b) Tennessee
c) Virginia
d) Florida
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below. I will select one tumbler at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS). Submit your answer by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 15. I will announce the winner later that evening.
1) I’M ALL DRESSED UP AND READY TO GO!2) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE3) BERTHA AND TINA4) BRATWURST CAPITAL of the WORLD5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) Mississippi

b) Tennessee

c) Virginia

d) Florida

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below. I will select one tumbler at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS). Submit your answer by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 15. I will announce the winner later that evening.

1) I’M ALL DRESSED UP AND READY TO GO!
2) COME ON IN — THE WATER’S FINE
3) BERTHA AND TINA
4) BRATWURST CAPITAL of the WORLD
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

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The answer is:

d) South Dakota

BRONTOSAURUS AT SUNSET

Dinosaur Park, Rapid City, South Dakota

One of the specimens of prehistoric reptiles found in Dinosaur Park onSkylineDrive, this figure is 28 feet high and 60 feet long. The Brontosaurus was one of the largest prehistoric reptiles and in real life it weighed about 80 tons.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

circlesofcircles

Congratulations, circlesofcircles! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) YOU’RE SICK SICK SICK!
2) TRICERATOPS
3) WELL, SHUT MY MOUTH!
4) SWTSU STRUTTERS
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958













NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD
Where was the picture on this postcard taken?
a) California
b) Montana
c) Texas
d) South Dakota
ANSWER and WINNER
Submit your answer below. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS). Submit your answer by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 1. I will announce the winner later that evening.
1) YOU’RE SICK SICK SICK!2) TRICERATOPS3) WELL, SHUT MY MOUTH!4) SWTSU STRUTTERS5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958
GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — WIN A VINTAGE POSTCARD

Where was the picture on this postcard taken?

a) California

b) Montana

c) Texas

d) South Dakota

ANSWER and WINNER

Submit your answer below. I will select one tumblrer at random from all those who answer correctly. That tumblrer wins their choice of one of the beautiful, bad, vintage postcards listed below (all previously published on BAD POSTCARDS). Submit your answer by 8:00 PM EDT on Thursday, August 1. I will announce the winner later that evening.

1) YOU’RE SICK SICK SICK!
2) TRICERATOPS
3) WELL, SHUT MY MOUTH!
4) SWTSU STRUTTERS
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958

GOOD LUCK!

NAME the STATE — Answer and Winner

The answer is:

a) Alabama

Brother Joseph, O.S.B. Benedictine Monk and famed creator of the Ave Maria Grotto, Cullman, Alabama.

The winner, chosen at random from those answering correctly, is:

fladner

Congratulations, fladner! To claim your postcard prize, email your choice of postcard from the list below and your mailing address to bad.postcards@gmail.com.

1) YOU’RE SICK SICK SICK!
2) TRICERATOPS
3) HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOHN F. KENNEDY
4) COTTON PICKING YOUNG-UN
5) MISS SUGARDALE—1958