Pre-Internet virality: From the year this all began, 1944, through the last write-up we could find in 1949, nine-year-old bedridden Evelyn Valentine received more than 300,000 Valentines cards and gifts. Inspiring. These days we’d call that restoring faith in humanity. So let’s dive deeper into Evelyn Valentine’s story given what we could find rummaging through old newspapers.
OMG THE CUTENESS. Click to watch this baby lion try to roar.