Snail mail: Woman receives postcard 100 years after it was mailed

Snail mail: Woman receives postcard 100 years after it was mailed

- According to Brittany Keech, a postcard she found in her postbox had been sent on 29 October, 1920

- Posting on a Facebook group identified as Positively Belding, she asked netizens to help her trace the family

- The woman found the card in her mailbox on September 9, 2020

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed!

A woman has taken to social media to share the interesting story of a postcard that she received in her mailbox.

According to the lady, identified as Brittany Keech, the card is dated back to 100 years ago and she received it on September 9, 2020.

Snail mail: Woman receives postcard 100 years after it was mailed

According to Brittany, the mail was sent over 100 years ago. Photo: Brittany Keech/Facebook (Positively Belding).
Source: UGC

Brittany shared a photo of the card in a Michigan Facebook group identified as Positively Belding, asking if anyone knew anyone who goes by the name on the letter.

In her post, the lady said that the old postcard is dated 29 October, 1920. 100 years later!

Student wins big as she graduates best in Corporate Law class
"Ok so I received this in the mail today. It appears to be a really old letter. I would like to get it to the or to a family member. Does anyone know this person? Their first name is missing. Just saw that it is dated for October 29th 1920. Any help would be great," wrote Brittany.

READ ALSO: Report: Hawks raid state officials living like 'multi-millionaires'

Snail mail: Woman receives postcard 100 years after it was mailed

Brittany is looking for the person who the letter was sent to. Photo: Brittany Keech.
Source: Facebook

Brittany said she had contacted Fox 17 and would soon be going for an interview so as to try trace the family.

"Update: I have contacted Fox 17 and they will be in contact soon. Another update: I have an interview with Fox 17 and wWood TV 8 tomorrow!!! So excited to find the family to give this wonderful postcard to!"

READ ALSO: Nando's hilariously reacts to video of chicken walking: Mzansi reacts

In other unrelated news, a video of a female painter, Sognan Silla, who carried her child on her back while working has gone viral.

Father-daughter lawyers melt hearts online with adorable photos

In the video, she stands on a scaffold as she screeds the surface of a ceiling before she can apply paint to it.

She praised courage and determination as she said that good things do not come knocking at the door except one goes after them. While many praised her for the courage as a mother, there were people who also thought that she was putting the child at risk in that position.

Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!

Source: Briefly.co.za

Online view pixel