Thursday, January 1, 2009

New Year Greetings Around the World

This Russian New Year card (copyright 1978) has New Year greetings in five languages: English, Russian, French, Spanish, and German.

The space vehicles, Salyut and Soyuz, are lettered in the Russian alphabet. The abbreviation (USSR) for Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, however, is lettered in the Latin alphabet.

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