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We never know how dear friends are

This postcard has a color illustration of a soldier sitting and smoking a pipe in the foreground. In the background is a rural road and a house. Text at bottom right: "We never know how dear friends are / Until they're far away, / And we recall with memory clear / Some happy by-gone day." On reverse: "© Illustrated Postal Card and Nov. Co. N.Y."; handwritten message; postage date of 1918.

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