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This is the top portion of a 22" tall broadside poster for this Philadelphia "Printers' Supplies Depot", showing their line of ten New Year calling cards for 1881,
featuring cherubs doing various things. "These cards are used by visitors and sent by mail where parties wish to present the compliments of the season to their friends."
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