By MICHAEL BUSHNELL
April 2, 2014
“One smile from you in Kansas City would transfer me to heaven.” So indicates the message on the front of this card designed to resemble a railroad ticket on the “Swift and Far RY Co.” The card was sent on October 19, 1914, to Miss Minnie Fleming of Willard, Kan.
The message on the back was written by “F.R.” and goes: “O.K. kid, but I am sleepy and all in. Got in Topeka at 4:30.