Jenny Oby

History Writer & Author

Welcome to the website and blogs of Jenny Oby,
curator of quaint notions, curious historical notes, and swell vintage postcards.

Intriguing stories of yesteryear await you. . . 

Maine native; Arizona transplant.  Writer and entrepreneur.
  Fascinated with 1940s ad copy, antique etiquette books, rhetoric, and vintage postcards.
Teacher of manners, social skills, and old school copywriting.
Lover of Siamese cats and all things Maine.

Erstwhile ballroom dancer; aspiring painter.
Author of Lakewood Theatre (Arcadia Press, June 2017).

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