Birthday News, Day You Were Born Birthday Newspapers & Vintage Life and Post Magazines
Gift Ideas for Young and old
Nothing Like Seeing Your Name and Picture in print!
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The Birthday Newspaper is a personalized mini-newspaper front page that includes a greeting, by name, from the then-President of the United States, plus newspaper headlines and stories from the recipient's year of birth. This gift for that special person in your life combines nostalgia and history allowing the recipient to look back on their lives through the events that were going on at the time they were born. The perfect gift for young and old alike!
Birthday News, Basic and Customized
Fort Tumbleweed offers both a basic and customized version of the old style newspaper that integrates actual news events from a person's year of birth or anniversary personalized with the honoree's name in many places.
The newspaper, printed on parchment paper using old style type fonts, includes articles about what was happening during the period, who was president, what things were selling for, what famous people shared the same birthday, the horoscope for that date, and other interesting information. You can also order an electronic version that you can print out on your own printer for fast turn-around orders.
Printed and PDF Email Versions
Both the BASIC and CUSTOMIZED versions of the newspaper are printed out on high quality, 8-1/2 x 11" parchment paper suitable for framing and the price includes priority shipping... You can also take the newspaper to a printing business like Kinko's and get the newspaper blown up for use as a centerpiece at parties, etc.
Framed out, the newspaper makes for a thoughtful and personalized gift sure to please relatives, seniors, and special friends long after the special day of celebration has passed. There's something special about seeing your name and pictures in print! We all love it!
QUICK TURNAROUND OPTIONS
If time is extremely short (you need the newspaper in two days or less), we can also provide you with an electronic version of the newspaper (in Adobe Acrobat pdf format) that you can printout on your system. Just order your newspaper type (Basic or customized) and send me an email requesting the pdf of the newspaper.
EXPRESS MAIL SHIPMENT
Both the regular and customized versions of the newspaper are priced with priority class mail shipping included. If you want to ship the nespaper by EXPRESS OVERNIGHT SHIPPING, select your version of the newspaper and select EXPRESS SHIPPING.
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To Email information and photos for Customized Newspapers to me at:
PLACING AN ONLINE ORDER
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$29.95 including Priority shipping and handling.
BASIC OLD TIME NEWSPAPER
The basic old time newspaper is printed on parchment paper personalized with the Honoree's name and birthdate and the finished product suitable for framing is shipped by Priority mail usually within two to three days of receipt of order.
To place an online visa/MC/AM order for the basic newspaper service, just click on the "Order" button that is processed on the Yahoo secure server. Enter the honoree's name (and maiden name if applicable) and birthdate in the memo area as you're placing the order or just send me an email with the information (firstname.lastname@example.org).
You're also welcome to send a check and information by mail if you'd prefer.
NOTE: If you need faster delivery than PRIORITY Mail, also select EXPRESS SHIPMENT below.
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$49.95 including PRIORITY shipping and handling.
CUSTOMIZED OLD TIME NEWSPAPER
The customized newspaper weaves in special stories and announcements using information that you supply us via email or letter.
Also, if you supply a picture, we can incorporate up to four color or B&W pictures in the CUSTOMIZED version of the newspaper.
To place a visa/MC/AM order for a customized newspaper, just click on the "Order" button that takes you to the Yahoo secure server that processes our charge card accounts. You're also welcome to send a check by mail if you'd prefer.
As soon as I'm notified of the order by Yahoo, I'll send you an email requesting the honoree's information. Photos can be emailed or sent by mail and I'll return the photos with the order.
NOTE: If you need overnight delivery, also select EXPRESS SHIPMENT below or consider the ELECTRONIC (PDF) option which we can email to you for fast turnaround.
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EXPRESS MAIL OPTION
Both the regular and customized versions of the newspaper are priced with PRIORITY mail shipping included. If you really need it fast, we offer Over Night EXPRESS MAIL shipment. Just select your version of the newspaper and then select this (EXPRESS MAIL option) which adds an additional $20.00 shipping and handling charge. Your project will be given top priority.
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BIRTHDAY OLD TIME MAGAZINE SERVICE
We can usually supply a vintage magazine from the year that your "special someone" was born. These are old Life and Post magazines in good condition and plastic wrapped for protection. Some of these have great advertising on the backs and fabulous cover photographs of famous people, places and events (great collector's item and enjoyable reading). They allow the honoree to get a feel for what was happening in the world during the time they were born. We also have a limited supply of old newspapers, primarily from the 30's and 40's.
Also see the Hesston Buckle link below for dated buckles from 1975 to 2008.