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"COUNTER" CARDS
GREETINGS / HOLIDAY

Size: 9" x 5"
Copyright Date: 1883 (but not necessarily issued by Arbuckles' then)
Lithographer: L. Prang & Co., Boston
Artist: F. S. Church (Frederick)

SAINT VALENTINE'S DAY.

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For my dear
Valentine

When comes Joy if not to-day?
Let us meet him on his way:
Passing like the breath of flowers,
Welcome, welcome, merry hours!
When comes Love if not today?
Let us take him while we may;
Pin his wings and tease him so
We shall all his secrets know.

J.V. Cheney

Reverse(s): The "Four Points" ('9a') (overprinted as shown)