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'From Your Little Son.'

A British sentimental postcard.

The posed scene on the front of this postcard, entitled ‘From Your Little Son’, shows a boy dressed in a British officer’s uniform leaning against his mother, who is looking down fondly at him. Inset above them is a head-and-shoulders portrait of a British soldier. The verse printed beneath the boy and his mother reads, ‘Dear Daddy I’m sending this message, / Now you are over the foam, / To wish t…