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Old 07-09-2007, 06:59 PM
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Places to buy postcards??

Hello. I am doing a postcard exchange with my class this year. Any ideas of places I can suggest for parents to buy postcards?? I was thinking of the post office?? Thanks

 
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Old 07-09-2007, 07:46 PM
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Drug stores and museums are where I'd look for postcards.
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Old 07-09-2007, 07:52 PM
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My local WalMart had tons of them.
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Old 07-09-2007, 07:53 PM
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I've seen them at bigger gas stations off of the interstate.
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Old 07-09-2007, 09:22 PM
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Walgreens always has a large selection. Plus any touristy attraction.
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Old 07-10-2007, 07:56 AM
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My class makes post cards for our post card exchanges. We live in Northern NJ- not touristy so postcards would not represent our area of the state and parents arent going to really find them anyway in the local stores. The post office has blank white post cards- we use the computer to search for our state symbols to put on the cards.
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Old 07-10-2007, 08:18 AM
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I would ask the parents first. Sometimes have postcards lying around the house. I think even if your town doesn't have postcards, you could do the next largest city. Also, check with your chamber of commerce, tourist office (even the smallest towns have something) and you could take a photo of your school and make post cards with it.
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Old 07-10-2007, 08:20 AM
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Some bookstores carry them.
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Old 07-10-2007, 10:21 AM
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The year before last I was able to get all of the postcards we needed donated by visitors bureaus in the area. I have just e-mailed 3 to see if I can get an adequate number for this year's postcard echange.
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Old 07-10-2007, 12:13 PM
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WOW- You are all awesome! THanks so much
 

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