May 1936 postcard from DB to Annette Cornell
- I've just added images to Files: Correspondence of a real photo
postcard sent by DB from Taos, NM on May 21, 1936. It shows a 2-foot
snowfall on May 8, nearly burying what may be DB's new roadster.
The card is addressed to M. Annette Patton Cornell c/o The Phelps,
Cincinnatti, [sic] Ohio. Ms. Cornell apparently was publishing a
magazine and DB asks for a subscription.
DB comments: "I have a new roadster and am not writing in
consequence." The card is typed, but signed in black ink (what? not
- Annette Patton Cornell is listed on Worldcat as the author of five
poetry books, and there are a number of references for her on google.
She mainly wrote children's poetry. I could find no reference to a
B. 8 Dec, 1897 in TN
D. 9 Jul, 1986 in Cincinnati, OH