Happy New Year card

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    Photo and comments by my mother
    Joey was 11 months old on Christmas 1954 and took his first steps at 10 months and two weeks. (You can bet it's recorded on film.) So this feat of standing up for the camera was nothin'. Excuse our un-artful, homemade top hat. We mailed the cards between Christmas and New Year's.

    MsBlueSky, 黃線, Sacheverelle, and 1 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Moxette 89 months ago | reply

      Ah... so the sartorial elegance is nothing new then :)

    2. westvillagebob 89 months ago | reply

      We're near-exact contemporaries. I'm an August '53 baby.

    3. Joey Harrison 89 months ago | reply

      Mox: Yes, only the finest diapers for this lad.

      Bob: I will continue you to regard you as a wise elder then ;-)

    4. ctb59 89 months ago | reply

      Just darling!

      = )

    5. Dennis Dixson 89 months ago | reply

      You look like Babe-raham Lincoln. This would have also worked well for President's Day.

    6. Mathilde BM 57 months ago | reply

      Sweet! I was three months old that Christmas..

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