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Title Restaurant "Ricketts"
Description Two postcards featuring the restaurant "Ricketts" in Chicago Illinois.

The front of the postcard features an illustration of the exterior at "Ricketts" in the top half. Bottom half of the front contains text that reads: "RICKETTS "that popular restaurant" at the Watertower 103 East CHICAGO Avenue." Next to the text in the lower right corner is an illustration of the water tower.

The back features text reading"RICKETTS that popular restaurant" 103 East Chicago Avenue Near Michigan Blvd. Brings you Superb Food Recommended by Duncan Hines."

One postcard has no postmark and is unused.
The second is postmarked Jan. 4, 1950 PM; Bakersfield, California.
The postcard contains a handwritten message addressed to "Miss M. Murphy 122 Payne St.
Danville, Illinois," signed: "Much love to all, Mary."

Both postcards measure:
3 (3/8)" x 5 (1/2)"
Colourpicture Boston, Massachusetts

Catalog Number 2005.43.59
Collection Duncan Hines Collection
Object Name Postcard
People Hines, Duncan, 1880-1959
Search Terms Duncan Hines