This is an old postcard that I wrote about in an essay for Bad Indians. My poem is based on an actual note scribbled on one of these archived postcards of The Three Belles of San Luis Rey, so it's a mix of found poetry that has some added lines. Harvey and Mabel - I wonder if they ever got together, or if it was just a penpal thing??
Here is the archived postcard with Harvey's original note to Mabel: