Happy Patriarch’s Day

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Some vintage Father’s Day cards for you. Fathers’ Day wasn’t an official holiday in the US till 1972, according to CBS’ Sunday Morning so that might explain why most of the vintage cards aren’t so vintage.

 

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My Dad doesn’t wear a hat, but otherwise this captures one of his major roles.

Finally, here’s a good article about Fathers’ Day: John Kass’ Plenty of “Bad Ideas and a Few Good Ones for Hail the Patriarch Day.”