Rose Bowl Vintage Postcard 1950s

By on 1-02-2017 in Blog Post, Postcards

Rose Bowl Vintage Postcard 1950s
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With the Rose Bowl being held today we are taking a moment to look at this Rose Bowl Vintage Postcard 1950s.  This year the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl are on a Monday not New Year’s Day because of a “Never on a Sunday Tradition” began in 1893.

Today has been the 128th Rose Parade on Monday, January 02, 2017.  And the Rose Bowl game today with USC vs. Penn State – with USC winning the Rose Bowl 52-49.

BackOfPostcard Rose Bowl Vintage Linen 1950s

About the Rose Bowl Vintage Postcard 1950s shown upper left.

This postcard I liked so much I ordered it while in the process of writing today’s blog post!

“Size: 51/2 x 31/2
Condition: Perfect, unused
Western Publishing Co 1959s #P-38 The Rosebowl Pasadena, Calif
Spence Air Photo 6A-H1823″

With tomorrow, Tuesday, being ‘back to work’ for many of us join me for kicking off a shorter work week!

Anchors Aweigh,  

 Helen  

Rose Bowl Vintage Postcard 1950s Attribution & Thank you to the following who are referenced today

Images above front and back of postcard – from Etsy NeliesCupboard Rose Bowl Vintage Linen Postcard 1950s Unused Pasadena California College Football Western Publishing

Why The Rose Parade Is ‘Never On A Sunday’ And More Interesting Facts. BY Joe Pickard on D

USC vs. Penn State: Score and Reaction for 2017 Rose Bowl By Rob Goldberg, Featured Columnist, 

FYI – Website PasadenaTournamentOfRoses

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