Preserving Pocahontas

Wishing You and Yours ‘A Merry Christmas’

A Merry Christmas Postcard from Marlinton businessman and storeowner Paul Golden in 1907. The printed message to customers on the back reads: “Dear Friends: You are cordially invited to inspect our Full and Extensive line of Xmas goods. You will find it to your interest to Call and see our line before purchasing. Wishing you a Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year, I am Yours Respectfully, Paul Golden” Photo Courtesy of Carolyn Burns, ID: PHP001386

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