For The Morning After The Night Before

Postcard from "The Bird in Hand" restaurant in NYC. Postmarked April 20, 1942.

(The Bird in Hand) -- is worth two in the bush. Some bird!!
Hazel & Jim (??)

Found in "The Moonlight Traveler: Great Tales of Fantasy and Imagination" selected by Philip Van Doren Stern. Published by Garden City Publishing Co., 1945.

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  1. What a great card for a bookmark!

  2. Interesting that the postcard pre-dates the book by 3 years. Did they just have it sitting around the house? Maybe they'd used it as a bookmark all those years? Maybe they admired the art on the walls of the restaurant...