The lure of the beach continues, constant as the tides

April 27, 2021

The perennial simplicity, joy, and attractiveness of the beach, surf and waves are captured in this postcard, and its message, mailed from Rehoboth Beach to a Cheswold address in 1905.

  • Delaware Cape Region History in Photographs, published every Tuesday in the Cape Gazette, features historical photos from Delaware's Cape Region - particularly - and from throughout Sussex County and Delaware generally.

    Readers are invited to submit photos of historic interest. They can be mailed to the Cape Gazette at PO Box 213, Lewes, DE 19958, or via email to

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