What do you want to see at a tourist destination? Postcards of people looking at things. If these mid-century postcards are any guide, you want to see other people (often wearing red) and what they’re looking at, which if often tantalisingly out of frame.
Let’s see what we can find…
Anyone else thinking Blair Witch Project?
Above: The young woman in white and on the right used to be best friends with the woman in blue on the left. But then the blonde woman in grey turned up and she had to hang out with her mom and aunt.
Below: If Alfred Hitchcock did postcards.
And now for two from our Not In The Least Bit Creepy Kids section.
Above: Is she thinking about when Bob cheated on her with Joan? Is she thinking that if it wasn’t for that photographer on her shoulder, Bob would never again see Joan? Is Joan taking the photo? Did she know Bob was with Mary?