Summer Nights

Summer Nights

The days are invitingly long this time of year, which means these are the year’s most inviting nights.

Postcard publishers more than a century ago knew that. Of the five rare nighttime scenes in Daily Nutmeg’s vintage postcard collection, four present the city in the year’s warmest months. Only one shows it otherwise, a dusky, chilly puce blushing behind spindly barren trees.

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It’s beautiful, in its own way. But it can’t beat summer nights.

Written by Dan Mims.

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