|Victorian calling card tray|
To address this deficiency in communications, all cards left with our valet are collected and transmitted by ether-mail.
We look forward to sharing an invigorating exchange of ideas and information with you, post-haste.
Most sincerely yours,Ether-mail: mbaustin (at-symbol) steamtour (dot) com
MB Austin, proprietor
The use of calling cards in Victorian times was a key point of etiquette. Days of Elegance provides an excellent tutorial, with many pictorial examples.