WORLD TRADE CENTER UNDER CONSTRUCTION

THE STATUE OF LIBERTY
This famous statue stands on Bedloe’s Island in New York Harbor and welcomes visitors to the United States. In the background, on Manhattan Island, rise the tallest buildings in the world.

WORLD TRADE CENTER UNDER CONSTRUCTION

THE STATUE OF LIBERTY

This famous statue stands on Bedloe’s Island in New York Harbor and welcomes visitors to the United States. In the background, on Manhattan Island, rise the tallest buildings in the world.

BRONX DRAGONS

TWO REAL “DRAGON LIZARDS” IN THE BRONX ZOO
These Komodo Monitors, or “Dragon Lizards,” are the largest lizards in the world, reaching 10 ft. in length. They come to the Bronx Zoo from the East Indies, and are the only ones in the U.S.

BRONX DRAGONS

TWO REAL “DRAGON LIZARDS” IN THE BRONX ZOO

These Komodo Monitors, or “Dragon Lizards,” are the largest lizards in the world, reaching 10 ft. in length. They come to the Bronx Zoo from the East Indies, and are the only ones in the U.S.

HELLO FROM THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE
JUST BOUGHT IT — HERE’S PROOF!

LOWER MANHATTAN SKYLINESHOWING BROOKLYN BRIDGENew York City

HELLO FROM THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE

JUST BOUGHT IT — HERE’S PROOF!

LOWER MANHATTAN SKYLINE
SHOWING BROOKLYN BRIDGE
New York City

A UNIQUE HAVEN AND SPIRITUAL SYMBOL OF OUR TIMES
Nice buildings. Bad postcard.

THE TRI-FAITH CHAPELS
On the site of John F. Kennedy International Airport at the air gateway to America, there has risen a unique haven and spiritual symbol of our times—THE TRI-FAITH CHAPELS.
On a three-acre plot of ground, appropriately called TRI-FAITH CHAPELS PLAZA, across from the International Arrivals Building, there now stand the beginnings of the first Catholic, Protestant and Jewish Chapels ever built on any airport terminal in the world through joint public subscription.

A UNIQUE HAVEN AND SPIRITUAL SYMBOL OF OUR TIMES

Nice buildings. Bad postcard.

THE TRI-FAITH CHAPELS

On the site of John F. Kennedy International Airport at the air gateway to America, there has risen a unique haven and spiritual symbol of our times—THE TRI-FAITH CHAPELS.

On a three-acre plot of ground, appropriately called TRI-FAITH CHAPELS PLAZA, across from the International Arrivals Building, there now stand the beginnings of the first Catholic, Protestant and Jewish Chapels ever built on any airport terminal in the world through joint public subscription.

IT’S NEW YORK CITY RESTAURANT WEEKS


The Famous ANCHOR SEA FOOD HOUSE
200 West 57th Street, N.Y.C.


Fish plates!

IT’S NEW YORK CITY RESTAURANT WEEKS

The Famous ANCHOR SEA FOOD HOUSE

200 West 57th Street, N.Y.C.

Fish plates!

WHO’S NO LADY?
TEN BADDEST BAD POSTCARDS OF 2013Your BAD POSTCARDS Blogger Reblogs Ten of his Favorite Postcards of the Year
Original Post

WHO’S NO LADY?

TEN BADDEST BAD POSTCARDS OF 2013
Your BAD POSTCARDS Blogger Reblogs Ten of his Favorite Postcards of the Year

Original Post

HAPPY GAY PRIDE
"WHO’S NO LADY?"



NONE (EXCEPT ONE) in our world-famous cast of 35 FEMME IMPERSONATORS in the 82 REVUE
82 Club82 East 4th St.Shows 10:00, 12:00 and YES we have a late show at 2:15



New York City! 

HAPPY GAY PRIDE

"WHO’S NO LADY?"

NONE (EXCEPT ONE) in our world-famous cast of 35 FEMME IMPERSONATORS in the 82 REVUE

82 Club
82 East 4th St.
Shows 10:00, 12:00 and YES we have a late show at 2:15

New York City! 

CHEESE SOUFFLÉ! OUI! OUI!
"Try our French CHEESE SOUFFLÉ a La Bourgogne. You’ll love this taste treat! Our soufflé chef devotes full attention to every piping hot casserole of fluffy eggs and Parmesan cheese, baked to golden brown perfection. The favorite dish of epicures is our most famous specialty.
"Our Masterpiece…Oui!"




LA BOURGOGNE French Restaurant(Pronounced BURGOIN)
Famous for its delicious cheese soufflé and other superb French dishes from the sunny Province of Bourgogne, where the world renowned Burgundy wine is produced.
LA BOURGOGNE Restaurant Français123 West 44th Street, New York 36, N. Y.Phone JUdson 2-4230 

CHEESE SOUFFLÉ! OUI! OUI!

"Try our French CHEESE SOUFFLÉ a La Bourgogne. You’ll love this taste treat! Our soufflé chef devotes full attention to every piping hot casserole of fluffy eggs and Parmesan cheese, baked to golden brown perfection. The favorite dish of epicures is our most famous specialty.

"Our Masterpiece…Oui!"

LA BOURGOGNE French Restaurant
(Pronounced BURGOIN)

Famous for its delicious cheese soufflé and other superb French dishes from the sunny Province of Bourgogne, where the world renowned Burgundy wine is produced.

LA BOURGOGNE Restaurant Français
123 West 44th Street, New York 36, N. Y.
Phone JUdson 2-4230 




"I can’t say when I’ll come home. I like it so well. I travel all over the city alone."Large letter greetings postcard with glitter embellishment
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LAST WEEKEND!
GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Exhibit at The City Reliquary in Brooklyn, New York through Sunday, April 28, 2013
Curated by your BAD POSTCARDS blogger who also collects New York City postcards.
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Before March 1907, any handwritten messages on a postcard were restricted to the image side. By law, the back of the card was reserved for the recipient’s name and address only.
The postcards selected for this exhibit were postally used and bear messages that refer to the image or express a sentiment about New York City—sometimes humorous, sometimes evocative.
At one glance you see image with message. You see New York City and its wondrous new marvels (skyscrapers, bridges, subways) through the eyes of its residents and visitors over 100 years ago.

"I can’t say when I’ll come home. I like it so well. I travel all over the city alone."
Large letter greetings postcard with glitter embellishment

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LAST WEEKEND!

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Exhibit at The City Reliquary in Brooklyn, New York through Sunday, April 28, 2013

Curated by your BAD POSTCARDS blogger who also collects New York City postcards.

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Before March 1907, any handwritten messages on a postcard were restricted to the image side. By law, the back of the card was reserved for the recipient’s name and address only.

The postcards selected for this exhibit were postally used and bear messages that refer to the image or express a sentiment about New York City—sometimes humorous, sometimes evocative.

At one glance you see image with message. You see New York City and its wondrous new marvels (skyscrapers, bridges, subways) through the eyes of its residents and visitors over 100 years ago.




“How would you like a position like this?”
A high Position
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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
TONIGHT, Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
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Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

“How would you like a position like this?”

A high Position

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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show

TONIGHT, Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11211
(718) 782-4842 

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Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City.

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.




"This is what we call ‘a load of hay.’ The out of town people like to travel around town on one of these machines."
Seeing the Sights.
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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
____________
Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

"This is what we call ‘a load of hay.’ The out of town people like to travel around town on one of these machines."

Seeing the Sights.

____________

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  

Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary 
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11211
(718) 782-4842 

____________

Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.



"Even the breezes of the flatiron building fail to make one comfortable these hot days."
New York. Flatiron Building. Broadway & 23rd Street.
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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
____________
Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

"Even the breezes of the flatiron building fail to make one comfortable these hot days."

New York. Flatiron Building. Broadway & 23rd Street.

____________

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  

Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary 
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11211
(718) 782-4842 

____________

Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.




"Dear Martha. This is one of those skyscraper Buildings 13 stories high. This building means look out for your life. Amen. Millie."
New York Life Building
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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
____________
Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

"Dear Martha. This is one of those skyscraper Buildings 13 stories high. This building means look out for your life. Amen. Millie."

New York Life Building

____________

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  

Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary 
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11211
(718) 782-4842 

____________

Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.




"This is in the heart of the busy section in ‘little old New York.’ Pretty isn’t it?"
City Hall. New York.
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GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
____________
Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

"This is in the heart of the busy section in ‘little old New York.’ Pretty isn’t it?"

City Hall. New York.

____________

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  

Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary 
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11211
(718) 782-4842 

____________

Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.


"I can’t say when I’ll come home. I like it so well. I travel all over the city alone."
____________
GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK
Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  
Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM(Slide Show at 8:00)
$5 donationBrooklyn Brewery beers available for donation
at The City Reliquary 370 Metropolitan Ave.Brooklyn, New York  11211(718) 782-4842 
____________
Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.
The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 
Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.

"I can’t say when I’ll come home. I like it so well. I travel all over the city alone."

____________

GREETINGS FROM THE CITY OF NEW YORK

Curatorial Talk and Slide Show  

Saturday, April 13, 7:30 to 10:00 PM
(Slide Show at 8:00)

$5 donation
Brooklyn Brewery beers available for donation

at The City Reliquary 
370 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, New York  11211
(718) 782-4842 

____________

Join curator Lon Black for a visit to pre-1907 New York City with a slide show, lecture and tour of “Greetings From the City of New York,” the current exhibit at The City Reliquary.

The exhibit features New York City postcards from an era when, by law, you were only allowed to write messages on the image side of a postcard. It focuses on New York City view postcards that were mailed and bear messages about the City. 

Hear what New York City residents and visitors had to say about our city over 100 years ago and see an urban landscape that is very different from today’s.