Saturday, December 29, 2018

Harry Potter Book 7, Richard Bremmer as Voldemort.















Harry Potter
Postcard Book 7

15 fantastic Harry Potter postcard to keep or send, each featuring characters and events from the Harry Potter films.

This set is from 2009, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.  It features Richard Bremmer as Voldemort.  

One of the postcards also has Timothy Spall as Peter Pettigrew. 

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Rescuers, Albatross Airlines

Jag / vi kommer tillbaka den /  kl._____

Translation from Swedish:
I / we will return / at._____

This postcard features Orville from Albatross Airlines with Bernard and Miss Bianca from the Disney movie The Rescuers.

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The Rescuers, released on June 22, 1977, was Disney's 23 animated movie.

The film is about two mice, Bernard and his co-agent Miss Bianca, and how they rescue Penny, an orphan girl being held prisoner by Madame Medusa.

The film is based on a series of books by Margery Sharp.

Sesame Street Muppet Characters for Halloween

Happy Halloween
Sesame WorkShop

The featured Sesame Street muppets are:
Zoe, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Elmo, Bert, and Ernie.

This postcard is from 2017.  

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A Handmade Quilted Postcard featuring Minions made of Lego Bricks

Celebrate

wishing you a day filled with good things

This incredible handmade postcard features three minions made of LEGO bricks on fabric.

It was quilted by Donna Brockman and postmarked in 2017.   

Peter Capaldi

National Portrait Gallery

Peter Capaldi
Photo by Paul Stuart, June 2014

The purchase of this postcard supports the National Portrait Gallery, London.

The sender writes:

I saw the episode where Doctor Who lost his sight.  I'm not sure if I want to see the next episode!  I just LOVE Capaldi!

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Peter Dougan Capaldi (born 14 April 1958) is a Scottish actor, writer and director. He portrayed the twelfth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who and Malcolm Tucker the spin doctor in The Thick of It, for which he has received four British Academy Television Award nominations, winning Best Male Comedy Performance in 2010. 

Four Postcards from The Clone Wars, Star Wars

Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano
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Anakin Skywalker
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Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker
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Clone Troppers (Before they became Stormtroopers)

Star Wars
The Clone Wars

All four of the postcards were printed in Sweden in 2008. 

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by George Lucas and produced by Lucasfilm Animation.  The series debuted on Cartoon Network on October 3, 2008. It is set in the fictional Star Wars galaxy during the three years between the prequel films Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith.

Kylo Ren from Star Wars

Awaken Summer

Disney's Hollywood Studios
Discover galaxies far, far way with all-new Star Wars experiences this summer at Disney's Hollywood Studios!

This postcard features Kylo Ren and is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Disney's Frozen

Awaken Summer

Epcot.
Set sail for Arendelle this summer with brand-new Frozen additions to the Norway Pavilion in Epcot!

This is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Disney's Tangled

Awaken Summer

Magic Kingdom Park
Enjoy the new musical adventure Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire, featuring Characters from Tangled, The Princess and the Frog and Frozen, this summer at Magic Kingdom Park!

This is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Two Smurf Postcards from Finland

Iloista Juhlapaivaa
(Happy Celebration)

Smurfit  (Finnish for Smurfs)

2017
Smurfit  (Finnish for Smurfs)
This one features Gargamel and his cat Azrael.

2017

Monday, November 12, 2018

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Prince William Playing Soccer as a Child

Prince William playing football at Kensington Palace, 1984

This postcard is from the Royal Collection Trust and was printed in England in 2014. 

The William Shakespeare Monument at Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey
Shakespeare Monument

William Shakespeare 1564 - 1616
Buried At Stratford-On-Avon

This postcard is from 2009.

Albert Einstein made from LEGO Bricks

LEGOLAND Florida

The Imagination Zone is filled with hands-on fun with Build and Test, LEGO WINDSTORMS, WB Games Zone and Hero Factory.

This postcard features a LEGO version of Albert Einstein and is from 2015.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Paul Simon

Paul Simon
Formerly co-star of Simon and Garfunkel with top hits in mellow pop rock "Bookends", "Bridge Over Troubled Waters" and "Mrs. Robinson".  Now on his own with new album "Rimon Simon".

Colorphoto: Dennis Warren / 1978

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Paul Frederic Simon (born October 13, 1941) is an American musician, singer-songwriter and actor.

Simon has earned sixteen Grammys for his solo and collaborative work, including three for Album of the Year, and a Lifetime Achievement Award.  In 2001, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and in 2006 was selected as one of the "100 People Who Shaped the World" by Time magazine.  

Rogue One, A Star Wars Story

 Rogue One
A Star Wars Story

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This was a flyer they were handing out at the movie theater on opening night.  I put a stamp on it and mailed it to myself to make it a postcard  :D

Below you can see the back of the flyer/postcard.

Stamps from Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings
The Return of the king

It looks like the stamps are from Isle of Man, Ivory Coast (D'Ivoire), and The Congo.
Design by Suzanne Hartog

This postcard is from 2017.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Brad Pitt on the Cover of Weekender Magazine

The Onion
Weekender
March 9, 2008

Brad Pitt:
"I could rip this shirt off, crumple it up, and toss it in the corner"

This postcard is from 2010.  It is part of a set, 'Greetings from the Onion: 100 postcards.