Farmers and Merchants State Bank
circa 1917

1949 Bank at Derby 1917 Museum.jpg
1950 back of 1949 Bank at Derby 1917 Museum.jpg
560 Bank at Derby 1917 Museum.jpg
111 Farmers and Merchants Bank 1910s Mary Dameron.jpg

Title

Farmers and Merchants State Bank
circa 1917

Description

The Farmers and Merchants State Bank was opened in 1907 and in this building 1916-1955.

Postcard:

Left side of postcard:

Jan. 26 - 17

Dear Grace and David,

Rec’d your letter this morning

We are all O.K. I have got a touch of sick headache. Want to go to the play tonight. Dady is going to wish you was here to go yes.I got my waist done had to piece it several times. Mama made most of it. C. A. Sawin is some cattle buyer. He and Harry was the ones that toped the market suppose you saw it Deacon. There names wanet mentioned. Suppose you will be down Sunday.

Lulu

Right side of postcard:

Postmarked
Derby
Jan 2?? (date illegible)
1917

Mrs. G. M. Bearden
627 S. Washington
Wichita
Kansas

Source

Derby Historical Museum (1 & 2 - Front and back)

Derby Historical Museum (3 - glued in scrapbook)

Mary Lauber Dameron (4 - back of postcard not scanned)

Citation

“Farmers and Merchants State Bank
circa 1917,” Derbykshistory, accessed November 30, 2021, http://derbykshistory.com/items/show/380.

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