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    Posted 3 years ago

    fhrjr2
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    I was going through my old post cards today and found these two oddballs. On the front there are two images the same except one is upside down. The reverse side is the same on both so I only post one image of the back. I wonder if these were misprints or if they were done this way intentionally? If this is intentional then is there a special name for them? I also wonder the era they were made? I know they can be dated from the design of the back but seem to have lost the link to my research site.

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    1. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 years ago
      Any input, positive or negative is appreciated.
    2. Recordmantime, 3 years ago
      Its so two people facing each other can see it at the same time ...lol no Idea real but there cool...
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 years ago
      Following the thread.
    4. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 years ago
      vetraio50 I have seen double image misprints but never reversed on one half.
    5. Recordmantime, 3 years ago
      ifen you don't get lucky here then maybe you will here ...'-))
      http://www.chicagopostcardmuseum.org/glossary_of_postcard_terms.html
    6. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 years ago
      Recordmantime interesting link, thank you. Looks like the cards are well over 100 years old.
    7. Recordmantime, 3 years ago
      Glad you got something out of it bud...'-))
    8. Vynil33rpm Vynil33rpm, 3 years ago
      Myself I think it is so it is
      Correct side up no matter
      Which Way the PostPerson or
      You take out of Box (Ha) no lol
    9. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 3 years ago
      I was able to locate the diamond defender logo today which was used from 1910 to 1920. So I have a pretty firm period of time to date it.

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