Life at № 42 by E.M. Coutinho
This just arrived. I got it online. It says:
Dear Eagle’s Talons,
We await your arrival with impatience. Are you enjoying yourself? Goodbye my dear Eagle’s Talons. Hug Jeanne for me. Your affectionate cousin, Lotus Flower.
It was sent in the first quarter of the 20th century from Mazamet to Mlle. Dautheville at the Château de Mazelières near Nérac. The château has a(n award winning) vineyard and now is also a hotel.