Posts Tagged “Valentines”

10 unusual vintage Valentine’s Day cards

Posted on February 13th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

The tradition of sending and receiving Valentine’s Day cards is well documented in The British Newspaper Archive, but not all were as sentimental as you might expect. We’ve found a number of references in our historical newspapers to the unusual Valentines that were exchanged. Here’s a selection of the best for you to enjoy.   […]