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"Yes, just born, and fancy, one white and two black!"

Author(s):
Trow, artist
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Photochrom Co., Ltd., publisher.
Publication:
Tunbridge Wells, Kent : Photochrom Co., Ltd., [between 1930 and 1950]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Hospitals, Maternity
Fathers
Nurses
Genre(s):
Postcards
Humor
Abstract:
The postcard features a color drawing of a man sitting in the waiting room of a maternity ward, with an astonished and terrified expression on his face. He just overheard a conversation between two nurses from the adjoining room behind his back. One of them, a stout middle-aged blond, is holding a basket with a dog and her three puppies and is telling the other nurse: "Yes, just born, and fancy, one white and two black!"
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection; contact the copyright owner for permission before re-use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101700675 (See catalog record)
Author(s):
Trow, artist
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Photochrom Co., Ltd., publisher.
Publication:
Tunbridge Wells, Kent : Photochrom Co., Ltd., [between 1930 and 1950]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Hospitals, Maternity
Fathers
Nurses
Genre(s):
Postcards
Humor
Abstract:
The postcard features a color drawing of a man sitting in the waiting room of a maternity ward, with an astonished and terrified expression on his face. He just overheard a conversation between two nurses from the adjoining room behind his back. One of them, a stout middle-aged blond, is holding a basket with a dog and her three puppies and is telling the other nurse: "Yes, just born, and fancy, one white and two black!"
Copyright:
This item may be under copyright protection; contact the copyright owner for permission before re-use.
Extent:
1 postcard : 14 x 9 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101700675 (See catalog record)