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Incoming Mail--July 13-23, 2012

 Letter and card from Sherri Kay in Wisconsin.  My favorite flowers are tulips and sunflowers, so this card is another perfect choice.

 Postcard from Becky in Oregon of Woman Reading a Book by Torii Kiyonobu I.

Postcrossing card of Chamberlain Square in Birmingham, England.

Postcrossing card of the National Library of Belarus in Minsk. 

Postcrossing card from Finland.

 California surfer postcard from Claudia in California of Moncy3.

 Postcrossing card from China of Diagrams Building, housing the Gulangyu Organ Museum.

Hoover Dam postcard from Becky in Oregon.

 Postcrossing photo card from Russia showing the mark on a house illustrating the Neva River flood level in St. Petersburg on November 7, 1824.

 Letter from Barbara in South Carolina.  This is a Snoopy and Woodstock card, though it looks like a postcard in the photo.


Becky said…
Gulangyu, organ museum postcard, is in Xiamen, where Paul & Jenny lived for a year. Paul, Karl, and I visited Gulangyu island... a popular local tourist destination. If I'd known about the organ museum, I probably would have drug them there!
I had never heard of the museum before, so it was interesting to learn it's the largest organ museum in the world.

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Sending Christmas (in July) cards with a Peace greeting to some of my favorite people.  Why not??

Scott Tube Free Toilet Paper--nothing to recycle.

Haagen-Dazs Coffee Ice Cream--always!

Baby Driver movie.

Seeing photos from my sisters and niece on Facebook during their Italy trip.  I can't imagine they will want to come back home!

What are your current little pleasures?