vintage playing cards // RETRO PEOPLE // paper ephemera

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Vintage Retro People Playing Cards will make a great graphic addition to your collection of quirky paper ephemera.

This kitschy clan is printed slightly off-register with bright saturated colors, giving these cards a true vintage feel often mimicked in modern printed ephemera. Originally from a deck of "Happy Families," these retro people cards are perfect for card making, scrapbooking, framing, or admiring. Get inspired with these bold, vintage playing cards!

This listing is for 9 cards–the exact cards pictured above:
Miss Spark, the motorist's daughter
Mr. Daub, the painter
Master Toot, the musician's son
Miss Daub, the painter's daughter
Master Cane, the schoolmaster's son
Master Spark, the motorist's son
Miss Rake, the gardener's daughter
Master Daub, the painter's son
Mrs. Toot, the musician's wife

Cards are printed on lightweight paper with respective images on the front and a red pattern on the back. Please allow for slight variations in colors based on your monitor settings.

-------- Lot of 9 vintage playing cards.
-------- Sold as-is in excellent vintage condition.
-------- Cards measure 2 x 3 inches (5 x 7.7 cm).
-------- Cards will arrive within sturdy packing materials.

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Orders are typically shipped via USPS within 2-3 days of purchase, and all shipping costs are inclusive of postage + packing materials.

International buyers should allow for additional shipping time, and are responsible for all taxes and customs duties that may be imposed upon receipt.

Prints will be shipped flat whenever possible. Bent art is no fun!


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Illinois residents will be charged sales tax when applicable.

Returns & exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
The following items can't be returned or exchanged
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
Conditions of return
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
Additional return information
I want you to be happy with your purchase! Please contact me immediately if you are dissatisfied, as returns will only be processed if received within 30 days from date of sale.

◆◆ Sale and custom items are non-returnable ◆◆

• Buyers are responsible for return postage, and shipping and customs costs will not be refunded.
• Refunds or exchanges will only be issued if items are returned in the same condition they were delivered. Items returned in un-sellable condition will not be refunded.
• To cover processing and materials, returned items are subject to a 10% restocking fee that will be deducted from your refund.
• Unfortunately I cannot issue refunds for items damaged in shipping, but I encourage you file a damage claim with USPS for reimbursement.

Additional policies

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Please embrace the individuality of your art; variations in color, registration, and ink all contribute to the unique nature of hand-printed goods!

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