At the end of a tense week, while we’re trying to hang on for Thanksgiving break, couldn’t we all use a Victorian-era trade card depicting a fluorescent pink ostrich in front of a gold background captioned “The Dude at His Toilet”? We thought so.

Our trade card wasn’t stamped by a business, but if you’re interested in learning more about trade cards generally, the Baker Library Historical Collections at Harvard Business School has a great description on their website

This trade card is from 1992.229, Advertising Card Collection, in Hagley’s Audiovisual Archives.