Re: [S-R] Re: Wow, a Family Photo with an Ad on the Back, Eurika!!!
Thanks ever so much, that was an excellent reply, now
I can go to work on mapquest and it's competition. I
know, but trust me, most of the entire world doesn't
delete the old stuff off their e-mail.
--- frankur@... wrote:
> --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@y..., Caye Caswick__________________________________________________
> <ccaswick@y...> wrote:
> > Dear Fellow Slovaks:
> > I discovered a family photo which I believe was
> > by a professional photographer in Slovakia, looks
> > a "sepia" type photo. It is mounted on a card
> with an
> > advertisement on the back, so I'll type what it
> > and if anyone recognizes anything, I'd really
> > appreciate feedback, who knows, maybe I'll finally
> > know the town I hail from, not jumping up and down
> > high here, just a lil. OK, I'll try to not make
> > typo-s:
> > Halasz J. (the photographer's Company Name?)
> > FENYKEPESZETI
> > es
> > FESTESZETI MUIERME
> > (Fo-uzlet)
> > S. A. Ujhely
> > Fioh-Uzletek
> > Sarospatak
> > Homonna
> > Magy-Mihaly
> > Szerencses
> > Tokaj (this word is in bold)
> > Then at the very bottom of the Ad it says:
> > Utanrendelesek Barmikop Eszhozoltetnek
> > Of course, the oomlatz and graves (sic) are
> > and some of the p's could actually either be r's
> > k's, but I can answer finer questions once I get a
> > response or two. Any help would be appreciated,
> > thanks again.
> > Caye
> F�nyk�p�szet = photography
> �s = and
> fest�szeti = paintings (of some kind) ?
> Sa'rospatak is located in NE Hungary, on the banks
> of the Bodrog River.
> About three km from the center, and parallel to the
> Bodrog River
> are the famous Tokai mountains.
> The city of Tokai (Tokaj), itself, is located about
> fifty km SW of Sa'rospa=
> Humenn� (Sk) Homonna (H) Homenau (G) in eastern
> Michalovce (Sk) Nagymih�ly Grossmichel (G) in
> eastern Slovakia.
> S.A. Ujhely is S�toralja�hely (H)
> After WW I peace treaty Zempl�n megye was split.
> Part became part of Slovakia and part remained in
> S�toralja�hely reamined in Hungary.
> Also Szerencs (H) is still located in Hungary.
> Tokaj is located SW of Szerencs.
> b�rmikor = ak�r.. conj. just like
> (no time for the other two words)
> Slovak-Roots must have the longest message listings
> of any
> genealogy mailing list.
> The last one was 37 pages for 24 messages.
> Why are the entire messages repeated ? And repeated
> Nobody deletes the obvious when replying to the same
> query. =
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- In a message dated 11/1/01 9:25:08 AM, ccaswick@... writes:
<< Thanks ever so much, that was an excellent reply, now
I can go to work on mapquest and it's competition. >>
Why go to Mapquest?? Take your Web Browser to:
and you will find an outstanding and very detailed map of the Austro-Hungary
Empire that included what is now Slovakia (and it will have the original
Hungarian names of towns, villages, etc.).