Items in Category Novelty

VALENTINE GREETING, BASEBALL, player stands dressed in red & white with baseball in mouth EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, BASEBALL, player stands dressed in red & white with baseball in mouth
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-YOU CLOTHE YOURSELF IN BRIGHT ARRAY AND HOPE TO WIN THE GAME, FOR HITS AND BASES DEFTLY MADE WILL BRING YOU WEALTH AND FAME. BUT SHOULD YOU FAIL TO REACH THE GOAL, DESPAIR NOT, NOR REPINE: BY DAY OR NIGHT, COME GOOD OR ILL,
I'LL BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, FRITZ, boy stands dressed in blue & brown holding up pretzel & sausage EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, FRITZ, boy stands dressed in blue & brown holding up pretzel & sausage
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-WITH PRETZEL AND SAUSAGE, YOUR JOY IS COMPLETE, FROM THE CROWN OF YOUR HEAD TO THE SOLES OF YOUR FEET. AND THOUGH I MIGHT LONG TO MAKE IT COMPLETER, I NEVER COULD LOVE SUCH A TERRIBLE EATER. IF YOU'LL ADOPT ANOTHER LINE THEN I WILL BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist attributed to F. BRUNDAGE - see Steier & Braun

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, PAIN crying girl stands dressed in red & white EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, PAIN crying girl stands dressed in red & white
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PAIN. THESE TEARS MUST MOVE A HEART OF STONE, SUCH PAIN IS PAST BELIEVING; FOR I AM LEFT YO WEEP ALONE, BY MAIDEN FAIR DECEIVING. OH, LET MY GRIEF APPEAL TO YOU,- BE KIND AGAIN, I HUMBLY SUE, AND BE MY VALENTINE.
artist attributed to F. BRUNDAGE - see Steier & Braun

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, PAT. boy stands dressed in green & brown with shamrock on black hat EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, PAT. boy stands dressed in green & brown with shamrock on black hat
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PAT. I'M FULL OF FUN AND JOLLITY, THE SHAMROCK IS MY TOKEN; AND NEVER WILL YOU FIND IN ME A HEART THAT CAN BE BROKEN. I LOVE EACH FAIR AND GAY COLLEEN, I'D TAKE THEM ALL FOR MINE; AND EVERY GIRL WHO WANTS CAN HAVE ME FOR A VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, PLEASURE.girl standing in blue dress holds long hair right EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, PLEASURE.girl standing in blue dress holds long hair right
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PLEASURE.I'D LIKE TO BE A PIECE OF PIE, TO GIVE YOU SO MUCH PLEASURE; THE SMILE THAT TWINKLES IN YOUR EYE NOW INDICATES A TREASURE. IF YOU COULD ONLY CARE FOR ME, WE'D LOVE AND PIE COMBINE; I'D SERVE THE SWEETEST THINGS TO THEE AND BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, THE CHINAMAN stands welcoming open mouthed in national dress EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, THE CHINAMAN stands welcoming open mouthed in national dress
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-ALLEE SAME LIKE MELICAN, CHINAMAN LOVE WHEREVER HE CAN, PLETTY GIRL UPON THE STREET, MAKE HIM LAUGH, SHE LOOKS SO NEET. WANTEE CATCHEE NICEY WIFE, VOW TO LOVE HER ALL MY LIFE; LITTLE MISS THAT WILL BE MINE, TAKE ME FOR YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, THE CLOWN boy stands welcoming in clown outfit, red hearts on white, gloves & hat EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, THE CLOWN  boy stands welcoming in clown outfit, red hearts on white, gloves & hat
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-YOU WEAR YOUR HEART UPON YOUR SLEEVE, AS WELL AS ON YOUR GOWN; AND EVERYBODY HAS TO LAUGH AT SUCH A FUNNY CLOWN. BUT WITH YOUR BROAD AND WINNING SMILE, YOU CHARM THI HEART OF MINE; AND IN MY DREAMS I LONG TO BE YOUR OWN TRUE VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, THE DUDE. caricature of Edwardian dude in evening dress EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, THE DUDE. caricature of Edwardian dude in evening dress
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-FROM TOP TO TOE A PERFECT BEAU, IN LOOKS AND STYLE COMPLETE; MY LITTLE MAN WITH HAT AND CANE, AND CLOTHES THAT ARE SO NEAT,- WHILE YOU MAY SMILE ON ALL THE WORLD O, LET YOUR HEART BE MINE; IF YOU ARE ONLY TRUE TO ME I'LL BE YOUR VALENTINE
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, THE FOOTBALL PLAYER boy stands scared & open mouhed as football lands on him EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, THE FOOTBALL PLAYER  boy stands scared & open mouhed as football lands on him
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-THE FOOTBALL PLAYER . WITH TOUSLED HAIR AND GRIMY FACE, YOU LINED UP FOR THE GAME AND THINK BY MAKING PUNTS AND KICKS TO THUS ENHANCE YOUR FAME. ALTHOUGH YOU LOOK A PERFECT FRIGHT, YOUR STRENGTH IS SO SUBLIME, I'D CHOOSE YOU FIRST OF ALL THE LOT TO BE MY VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

VALENTINE GREETING, TOPSY black girl stands leaning back, facing half left eating water melon EDVII no royal..
VALENTINE GREETING, TOPSY black girl stands leaning back, facing half left eating water melon
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-WHEN THE MELON, TOPSY, RIPENS IN THE SUN, 'T IS THEN I PINE FOR YOU, MY ONLY ONE; AND WHEN THE GRASS AND FLOWERS ARE WET WITH DEW, MY HEART AND THOUGHTS ARE EVER TURNED TO YOU. O, LET YOUR THOUGHTS RESPOND TO MINE, AND SAY YOU'LL BE MY VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

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Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine
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Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

ALL GOOD WISHES on pink ribbon tied to basket of stylised flowers, green & cream background GV1&Mary
ALL GOOD WISHES on pink ribbon tied to basket of stylised flowers, green & cream background
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die-cut single sheet
inside left:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
right:-JUST A CARD TO SAY MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU BECAUSE YOUR BIRTHDAY'S HERE, JUST TO WISH YOU EVERY JOY AND GLADNESS THROUGH MANY A COMING YEAR
used in 1942

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

AN ELEPHANT NEVER FORGETS!, in red, unhappy elephant performs with clown holding elephant's hair applique on back GV1&Mary
AN ELEPHANT NEVER FORGETS!, in red, unhappy elephant performs with clown holding elephant's hair applique on back
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verse from front:-AN ELEPHANTS HAIR TO BRING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK GO-DAY, AND TO SHOW I REMEMBER YOUR BIRTHDAY, TOO,FOR HE NEVER FORGETS, THEY SAY!
die-cut single sheet, 3 narrow red margins
inside right:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS below 21 cut out in wreath of roses & rose leaves GV1&Mary
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS below 21 cut out in wreath of roses & rose leaves
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die-cut single sheet twice folded, blue background behind 21
inside middle top:- BIRTHDAY WISHES
below:-I AM SENDING FOR YOUR HAPPINESS TO-DAY: MAY GOOD LUCK AND JOY UNENDING GLADDEN ALL YOUR FUTURE WAY

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in silver below garden & sundial inset, stylised flowers & bluebirds around GV1&Mary
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in silver below garden & sundial inset, stylised flowers & bluebirds around
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oblong perforated sheet, serrated at base, thrice folded & cut to show view of garden
inside right:"I MEASURE ONLY SUNNY HOURS" WE READ ON THE SUNDIALS FACE, GLAD THOUGHTS OF SUMMER DAYS AND FLOWERS IN THOSE OLD WORDS WE TRACE THIS BIRTHDAY WISH SINCERE AND TRUE RIGHT FROM MY HEART I SEND. MAY THE SUNDIAL MARK THE HOURS FOR YOU THROUGH ALL YOUR LIFE, MY FRIENDS

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

EVERY GOOD WISH left 2 terriers stand facing left on flap GV1&Mary
EVERY GOOD WISH left 2 terriers stand facing left on flap
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die -cut cover & single blue sheet once folded, very unusual cut-see scans, designed cream background
inside left:-CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 21ST BIRTHDAY UPON THIS SPECIAL BIRTHDAY I MUST SEND A SPECIAL WISH TO YOU --MAY GOOD LUCK BE YOUR TRUE AND FAITHFUL FRIEND IN EVERYTHING YOU DO, AND HAPPINESS BE YOURS THAT KNOWS NO END, THAT LASTS YOUR WHOLE LIFE THROUGH!
right:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! across 2 flaps, personised onions walk right on grass with flowers GV1&Mary
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! across 2 flaps, personised onions walk right on grass with flowers
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oblong single sheet twice folded, opens to show personised black cat under ONIONS MAY BE FEW AND FAR BETWEEN- BUT THERE'S NO SHORTAGE OF MY GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

no front title, R.A.F. crest on grey uniform hat GV1&Mary
no front title, R.A.F. crest on grey uniform hat
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die cut single folded & cut in shape of hat
inside left:-GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
right:-FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in pale blue above blue clouds, timbered & gilt gabled house behind yard GV1&Mary
WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in pale blue above blue clouds, timbered & gilt gabled house behind yard
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die-cut double sheets stuck together ,once folded,
inside left/top:- 2 women in old style dress talk to another in up-stairs window, they are cut to stand out when card opens
right/below:-AS COMES YOUR BIRTHDAY ONCE AGAIN OH! MAY THERE FOLLOW IN ITS TRAIN ALL LIFE'S BEST GIFTS COMBINED; MORE BRIGHTLY YET MAY FORTUNE SMILE, AND FAIRER GROW EACH PASSING MILE AS FALL THE YEARS BEHIND.

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

WISHING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK above distorting mirrors, 2 black cats enjoy, HOPING.... GV1&Mary
WISHING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK above distorting mirrors, 2 black cats enjoy, HOPING....
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from base at front:-HOPING YOU'LL HAVE A BROAD SMILE ON YOUR BIRTHDAY!
oblong sheet, once folded
inside right:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY FROM
used in 1943

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

YOU'RE 1 TO-DAY on blue sky above baby waving a spoon, in chair GV1&Mary
YOU'RE 1 TO-DAY on blue sky above baby waving a spoon, in chair
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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow baby to sit forward
inside middle:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-A BIRTHDAY WISH WITH LOTS OF LOVE, I'M SENDING, BABY DEAR, BECAUSE, SINCE FIRST YOU CAME TO STAY AND GLADDEN HEARTS FROM DAY TO DAY IT'S JUST ONE HAPPY YEAR.

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

YOU'RE 4 TO-DAY above boy & girl on wooden rocking horse GV1&Mary
YOU'RE 4 TO-DAY above boy & girl on wooden rocking horse
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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow shildren to sit forward
inside middle:-BIRTHDAY GREETINGS
below:-I SEND THIS LITTLE WISH TO SAY(BECAUSE YOU;RE GOING TO BE FOUR) I HOPE YOU'LL HAVE A JOLLY DAY AND LOTS OF HAPPY TIMES IN STORE!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

YOU'RE 6 TO-DAY above boy adjusting girls roller skates GV1&Mary
YOU'RE 6 TO-DAY above boy adjusting girls roller skates
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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow shildren to sit forward
inside middle:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:-BECAUSE YOU'RE SIX TO-DAY I WISH YOU LTD OF FUN; MAY ALL THAT'S JOLY GLAD AND GAY BE YOURS TILL DAY IS DONE, AND ALL THE BRIGHT TOMORROWS TOO BE FULL OF HAPPINESS FOR YOU!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND

TO GREET YOU THIS HAPPY DAY below rural scene of ducks on pond, tree, buildings, clouds in sky GV1&Mary
TO GREET YOU THIS HAPPY DAY below rural scene of ducks on pond, tree, buildings, clouds in sky
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, matte finish
inside top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS
below:-MAY SUNSHINE BE ON ALL YOUR WAY OUR HEART BE FREE FROM CARE, MAY JOY BE YOURS THIS HAPPY DAY AND THROUGH THE COMING YEAR.
used in 1939

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or made) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

TO MY DEAR BOY on thin mesh in gilt & silver across back of blue-bird-of-happiness flying left with greeting in bill GV1&Mary
TO MY DEAR BOY on thin mesh in gilt & silver across back of blue-bird-of-happiness flying left with greeting in bill
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by glue, single folds, cloudy background
inside top:- BIRTHDAY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:-MY THOUGHTS COME SWIFTLY WINGING, THIS LOVING MESSAGE BRINGING-- MAY NOUGHT BUT GOOD BETIDE YOU, AND LUCK BE E'ER BETIDE YOU!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or made) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

TO OUR DEAR SON on thin mesh in blue horseshoe below anchor & purple pansies GV1&Mary
TO OUR DEAR SON on thin mesh in blue horseshoe below anchor & purple pansies
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, 3 red,white & blue margins, blue background
inside top:- LOVING WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:-MY HEART GOES OUT TO YOU, MY BIY, TO-DAY IN WISHES WARMER THAN MY WORDS CAN SAY, GOD KEEP YOU, DEAR, WHEREVER YOU MAY BE, AND BRING YOU SAFELY BACK AGAIN TO ME.

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or made) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

TO OUR DEAR SON on thin mesh in gilt wishbone below anchor & purple pansies GV1&Mary
TO OUR DEAR SON on thin mesh in gilt wishbone below anchor & purple pansies
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, 3 gilt margins, cream background
inside top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-OUR DEAREST BOY, OUR PRICE AND JOY, HERE'S ALL THE BEST TO YOU! GOOD LUCK BETIDE YOU AND STAY BESIDE YOU TO BRING YOU SAFELY THROUGH!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or made) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

Air-raid wardens black helmet with W on side GV1&Mary
Air-raid wardens black helmet with W on side
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die cut sheet, single fold, cut to shape of the helmet
inside left:- HERE'S WISHING YOU ALL THE BEST
right : FROM
REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

AN OLD RECYPE FOR A RIGHT MERRIE XMAS, page of fake old English-see scan OF YE EXCHEQUOR. GV1&Mary
AN OLD RECYPE FOR A RIGHT MERRIE XMAS, page of fake old English-see scan OF YE EXCHEQUOR.
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single sheet triple folded
inside top left:- SLEETE OR SNOWE, WETTE OR FYNE LETTE YOUR SUNNE FOR EVER SHYNE....AND HEARTIE BE! another page of fake old English-see scan

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

BEST WISHES on blue ribbon behind basket of stylised flowers, cream background GV1&Mary
BEST WISHES on blue ribbon behind basket of stylised flowers, cream background
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very small single sheet celluloid card, double folded, 2 blue margins
inside right:-MAY THE SUN SHINE BRIGHT ON YOU TO-DAY AND EVERY DAY, MANY A BLESSING LIGHT ON YOU AND GLADDEN ALL YOUR WAY.

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in red, girl dives left,fish smiles, HOPE YOURE "HEADING FOR A HAPPY TIME! GV1&Mary
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in red, girl dives left,fish smiles, HOPE YOURE "HEADING FOR A HAPPY TIME!
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die-cut sheet, double folded,
inside right& left:-I MUST BE IN THE SWIM AND WISH YOU
MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY! FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in red,girl sits with finger through hole in sock, socks on line GV1&Mary
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in red,girl sits with finger through hole in sock, socks on line
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die-cut sheet, double folded,
inside right& left:-NO OTHER BIRTHDAY WISH IS A "PATCH" ON THIS ONE --MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY! FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in red,girl sits with finger through hole in sock, socks on line GV1&Mary
no images for this item
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die-cut sheet, double folded,
inside right& left:-NO OTHER BIRTHDAY WISH IS A "PATCH" ON THIS ONE --MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY! FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

EVER TRUE on thin mesh inset in blue with flag, rose & thistle GOD SAVE OR KING & QUEEN verse GV1&Mary
EVER TRUE on thin mesh inset in blue with flag, rose & thistle GOD SAVE OR KING & QUEEN verse
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verse from front:-ONE WITH BRITAIN, HEART & SOUL! ONE LIFE, ONE FLAG, ONE FLEET, ONE THRONE!
die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, cream background
inside top:- A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:- I THINK OF YOU WITH PRIDE AND JOY, AND WISH YOU LUCK, MY SOLDIER BOY BECAUSE YOU'VE GONE TO JOIN THE FIGHT FOR ALL THAT'S JUST AND ALL THAT'S RIGHT!GOD KEEP YOU, DEAR, FROM DAY TO DAY, AND BRING YOU SAFELY BACK I PRAY!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

GOOD LUCK TO YOU DEAR SAILOR MAN, white heather tied with red, white & blue painted ribbon to horseshoe, sea & warship GV1&Mary
GOOD LUCK TO YOU DEAR SAILOR MAN, white heather tied with red, white & blue painted ribbon to horseshoe, sea & warship
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside right:-MY FONDEST THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU WHEREVER YOU MAY GO; I WISH YOU ALL GOOD LUCK, DEAR.AND I'M GLAD AND PROUD TO KNOW THAT YOU'VE GONE TO DO YOUR DUTY LIKE A BRITON STAUNCH AND TRUE; GOD EVER BLESS AND KEEP YOU, AND BRING YOU SAFELY THROUGH!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS 5 black cats walk in circle.... GV1&Mary
HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS 5 black cats walk in circle....
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message from front HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS
oblong single sheet once folded,cream stock
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- LOOK AND SEE IF YOU CAN FIND UPON THIS CARD MY WISH FOR YOU. CAN'T YOU SEE? ITS UNDERLINED! KNOW THAT I HOPE IT WILL COME TRUE.
used in 1936

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

HERE'S GOOD LUCK TO MY DEAR SAILOR BOY! below crossed Union Jack & White Ensign, metal horseshoe tied by ribbon GV1&Mary
HERE'S GOOD LUCK TO MY DEAR SAILOR BOY! below crossed Union Jack & White Ensign, metal horseshoe tied by ribbon
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, 3 blue margins
inside right:-pages for correspondence
used in 1940

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

LOVE TO MY BRAVE BOY above basket of pansies embroidered in gilt on thin mesh in gilt horseshoe GV1&Mary
LOVE TO MY BRAVE BOY above basket of pansies embroidered in gilt on thin mesh in gilt horseshoe
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, blue/grey background
inside right top:- FONDEST WISHES AND MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-THE BEST OF LUCK, DEAR BOY, TO YOU, TO KEEP YOU SAFE AND SOUND! MY THOUGHTS WILL EVER BE WITH YOU TILL BRIGHTER DAYS COME ROUND!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

LOVE TO MY BRAVE BOY on thin mesh in gilt horseshoe, basket of pansies GV1&Mary
LOVE TO MY BRAVE BOY on thin mesh in gilt horseshoe, basket of pansies
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by orange, white & blue ribbon, single folds, 3 gilt margins, pale blue background
inside top:- FONDEST WISHES AND MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-THE BEST OF LUCK, DEAR BOY, TO YOU,TO KEEP YOU SAFE AND SOUND! MY THOUGHTS WILL EVER BE WITH YOU TILL BRIGHTER DAYS COME ROUND!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

no front title firemen with hoses, blue background, water shows white GV1&Mary
no front title firemen with hoses, blue background, water shows white
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oblong single sheet, doubled folds & unusual cut to allow fireman to stand in front of 2 others & hoses
inside right/below:-WISHING YOU ALL THE BEST over firemen with hoses

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

no front title person riding wooden horse, "ride- a- cock- horse", moving left, dog below GV1&Mary
no front title person riding wooden horse, "ride- a- cock- horse", moving left, dog below
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oblong single sheet, double folds, cream background
inside right top:- fence & distant cottage
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

no front title pilot waving as he flies aircraft, cloud & blue sky background, red, white & blue stripes right GV1&Mary
no front title pilot waving as he flies aircraft, cloud & blue sky background, red, white & blue stripes right
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oblong single sheet, doubled folds & unusual cut to allow airmen to shake hands
inside right/below:-THE BEST OF LUCK TO YOU FROM & airfield

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

no front title policeman standing directing traffic, cream background, red, white & blue stripes right GV1&Mary
no front title policeman standing directing traffic, cream background, red, white & blue stripes right
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oblong single sheet, doubled folds & unusual cut to allow policeman to stand in front of gate
inside right/below:-WITH MY VERY BEST WISHES FROM

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

no front title, blue edged inset, distant person walking up snowy village street, lighted houses GV1&Mary
no front title, blue edged inset, distant person walking up snowy village street, lighted houses
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, cream background
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- MAY CHRISTMAS SPREAD EFORE YOUR EYES THE WONDER OF ITS GENTLE WAYS, UNFOLDING TREASURES OF SURPRISE THAT HIDE THEM SELVES ON OTHER DAYS;AND MAY THE NEW YEAR BE A FRIEND WAITING TO GREET YOU WITH A SMILE -- AND GUIDE YOU TO ITS HAPPY END THROUGH MANY A HAPPY MILE

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

ROYAL AIR FORCE on thin mesh in blue, crown & flags,set in grey barrage balloon GV1&Mary
ROYAL AIR FORCE on thin mesh in blue, crown & flags,set in grey barrage balloon
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, cream background
inside top:- BIRTHDAY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
below:-GOOD LUCK TO YOU, AS YOU WING YOUR WAY THROUGH SKIES OF BLUE OR SKIES OF GREY, SUNSHINE OR CLOUDY WEATHER; I THINK OF YOU, AND OF DAYS IN STORE, GLAD DAYS WHEN YOU COME HOME ONCE MORE, AND WE'RE AGAIN TOGETHER!

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

TO MY DEAR SON on thin mesh in blue below pink rose & buds GV1&Mary
TO MY DEAR SON on thin mesh in blue below pink rose & buds
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die-cut cover & single sheet secured by red, white & blue ribbon, single folds, blue background
inside top:- LOVING WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:-MY HEART GOES OUT TO YOU, MY BOY, TO-DAY, IN WISHES WARMER THAN MY WORDS CAN SAY, GOD KEEP YOU, DEAR, WHEREVER YOU MAY BE, AND BRING YOU SAFELY BACK AGAIN TO ME.

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

WARM GREETINGS in red BY THE WAY 2 blsck cats sit by flaming brazier TEST29
WARM GREETINGS in red BY THE WAY 2 blsck cats sit by  flaming brazier
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oblong single sheet,unusual cut & folds to make a "stand-up"
inside right:-WARM ARE THE WISHES I'M SENDING TO YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, MAY YOUR HEART GLOW WITH PLEASURE UNENDING AND GOOD LUCK BY YOUR FIRESIDE STAY

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

WATCHING AND WAITING TO --in red, boarded fence with glass- eye centrally TEST29
WATCHING AND WAITING TO --in red, boarded fence with glass- eye centrally
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oblong single sheet, single fold, ream margins & stock
inside left:- "eye" WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR
right:- black kitten with glass eye & red bow

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Greeting GVI period THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO QUEEN MARY
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART(or FINE Art) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY. at base:- COPYRIGHT LONDON, PRINTED(or MADE) IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT IN LONDON

WINGED GREETINGS -applique multicoloured silk butterfly TEST14
WINGED GREETINGS -applique multicoloured silk butterfly
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold to left & right flaps
inside right:- FOND WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY I LIKE TO THINK OF YOU, Y DEAR AS RIDING THROUGH THE DAYS UPON THE WINGS OF HAPPINESS THROUGH LAUGHING, CAREFREE WAYS. AND AS EACH ROSY MORN UNFOLDS.....IN YOUR EYES

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Greeting King George.V. period , no Royal attribution, Made in England, Birthday, novelty
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

YOU'RE A "GOOD OLD STICK" -applique walking stick SO A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU! TEST14
YOU'RE A "GOOD OLD STICK" -applique walking stick SO A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!
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oblong single sheet, single fold to left & right flaps
inside right:- FROM ONE "OLD STICK TO ANOTHER --A GREETING OF FRIENDSHIP AND CHEER MAY YOU TAKE LIFE FIRM BY THE HANDLE AND STRIDE THROUGH A PROSPEROUS YEAR!

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Greeting King George.V. period , no Royal attribution, Made in England, Birthday, novelty
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

VALENTINE GREETINGS pretty girl in old style winter dress & muff,face seen through perforation, flowers applique TEST 21
VALENTINE GREETINGS pretty girl in old style winter dress & muff,face seen through perforation, flowers applique
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-WHEN THOUGH ART NEAR ME, SORROWS SEEM TO FLY, AND THEN I THINK AS WELL I MAY, THAT ON THIS EARTH THEE IS NO ONE MORE BLEST THAN I.
right:-same pretty girl in old style summer dress
inside sheet may be missing

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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN ( G.V. period ), novelty
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD - LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK;MONTREAL- PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN - PRINTED IN GERMANY