Nostalgia Day 26: Vintage Baby Announcements

October 26, 2012
I have a lot of old family cards.  

I have shared baby cards sent to my parents and I, when I was born.  Old valentines from my school days and some older valentines from my Grandma's family scrapbook.  

These baby announcements are also family cards.

A GB Bell Baby Announcement

 This birth announcement if marked only Made in USA.

Inside message.

 A Forget Me Not Baby Announcement for my brother.

Inside Message.

A Quality Card Birth Announcement


 This is a very old postcard for "Baby".  This was not a birth announcement but was sent to my Grandma in 1909.

That's Day 26, only 5 more days to go!
Thanks for following along with my 31 Days of Nostalgia Series!

Thanks for reading my blog, Carlene

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  1. Carlene, what a great collection. Such a cute one, too.
    xo bj

  2. I still have the new baby cards my parents recieved when I was born. Very similar to those shown.

  3. What a charming collection! I love them all!

  4. Oh, how the times have changed with the whole politically correct movement. You've got some darling pieces of American history in your possession!

  5. Adorable, I have my old birth looks similar. Nice collection.

  6. Those cards are so cute! I love the little papoose one! I have my birth announcement somewhere at home. Times changed with my kids in the 70/80's and now my Grandson's is a photo announcement. Great job on this series. I know it's been a lot of work but I'm a huge fan!

    hugs, Linda

  7. I love them! I think it's funny though that some of my own cards my mom received, and the announcements look "vintage" now ;-)

  8. Love the cards! Why don't they make cards like that anymore? Or, am I being old-fashioned? LOL

  9. That darling Baby postcard is amazing. I just love it! It's so fun to see how things used to be. So glad you did this series! You have so much to share and we would have missed out if you hadn't.

  10. Such sweet sentiments for the announcement of precious new little ones!
    Carolynn :)


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