Black and white photographic postcard showing a large municipal building with turrets and an imposing clock tower. The building is surrounded by a brick wall surmounted by railings. Posts appear to have globe shaped light fittings on them. The card is labelled “Council House, Handswoth” in the bottom right hand corner. The card is addressed to Mrs E Pittam Castlethorpe Stoney Stratford, Bucks. The message reads “Dear Sister just a line in answer to yours and I had a nice one from (Rate?) today. Freddy died last night love to you all (W?) Garnett.