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Ural: The beginning

Ural: The beginning

“When winter is cold, it must be cold. This is the eternal law of nature.” Start We were looking for an interesting way to spend family Christmas. After several years of experimentation we found a very pleasant hut in Masuria (fully equipped kitchen, no GSM coverage, fireplace and a brazen lynx that bit a hole …

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Early history of postcards

Early history of postcards

“Cards with messages had been sporadically created and posted by individuals since the beginning of postal services. The earliest known picture postcard was a hand-painted design on card, posted in Fulham in London by the writer Theodore Hook to himself in 1840, and bearing a penny black stamp.[1][2] He probably created and posted the card to himself as a practical joke …

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