No, this isn’t about the character of any of the chickens that we know and love. Going through my vintage postcards, I noticed that some of the little chicks in the Easter cards look kinda angry. Here’s one:
Maybe it’s not mad, just peeping? These two look sweet:
Here’s one made in France. I think this little guy looks pretty peeved, maybe it’s just a bit of Gallic attitude:
The top card is postmarked 1912 and the second one 1915. They’re both addressed to “Miss Ada May Rhodes” and they’re from her “Aunties.” The cost of the stamps? A penny.