Tag: Albert Best

  • Best and Company – the story of an American Department Store

    Best and Company – the story of an American Department Store

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    Need a new dress for a special occasion? Mail-order one from Best and Company. Yes, it was that easy to shop when you were a customer of Albert Best’s department store. His advertising postcards alerted his clientele to the “Smart new additions to the famous American Golfer line of ladies dresses that fit beautifully into…

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Past Article

Spence Gordon

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History is jammed and packed full of mysteries like the one brought to light in this article. The questions are most frequently, “What is it?” “Where did it come from?” and “Who put it there?”. Guest contributor, Gordon Spence, President of the Hampton Roads (Virginia) Postcard Club, examines the history and the mysterious disappearance of a monument he never saw, but learned about from a linen Virginia large-letter greeting postcard.

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