Yeah, that stings. Like lemon juice in the eye.
Even back in the day people were against PDA.
This postcard from the 1910s makes fun of men with domineering wives.
Even bookworms weren't exempt from the mean notes.
This valentine from the late 19th century targets bad singers.
This 1940s card mocks a woman's looks.
This postcard from the 1910s was meant for a disagreeable salesperson.
Vinegar valentines could go quite far, like this one from the 1940s that recommends the recipient kill themselves!
Don't be an eavesdropper!
This one isn't very kind to overweight people.
Chewing gum girl is another target.
Old maids and cats, a stereotype that just won't go away.
Miss Vanity wears paint on her face?