SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, people

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Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Items in Set

A WORLD OF SUNNY DAYS camel & rider in desert, blue & white pot & red flowers below right
KGV UK
A WORLD OF SUNNY DAYS camel & rider in desert, blue & white pot & red flowers below right
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM

Size
11 x 14 cm.
Categories
BRIGHT WITH HAPPY MEMORIES girl in white top & blue skirt picks water lilies
KGV UK
BRIGHT WITH HAPPY MEMORIES  girl in white top & blue skirt picks water lilies
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verse from front:- BRIGHT WITH HAPPY MEMORIES RICH IN PRESENT HOPE AND JOY AND FULL OF PROMISE OF GLAD DAYS TO COME.
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM

Size
11 x 13.3 cm.
Categories
FAYRE DAYS TO YOU. girl in pink skirt stands next to pink rose bush
KGV UK
FAYRE DAYS TO YOU. girl in pink skirt stands next to pink rose bush
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside left:-sketch of birds nest in blossom tree
right top:-GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
below:- ONLY A CARD, IT IS TRUE, BUT COULD I NOW GIVE IT A VOICE, IT WOULD WHISPER A MESSAGE TO YOU THAT WOULD CAUSE YOU TO SMILE AND REJOICE, BUT IT SEEKS ALL IN SILENCE JUST THIS TO IMPORT, ALL THE LOVE AND GOOD WISHES THAT COME FROM MY HEART

Author
C. HANN
Size
11 x 12 cm.
Categories
GOLDEN SUNLIGHT STREAM UPON YOUR WAY man on camel in Egyptian street scene
KGV UK
GOLDEN SUNLIGHT STREAM UPON YOUR WAY man on camel in Egyptian street scene
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-sketch of heather round GOOD LUCK on horseshoe
right top:-HAPPY IN ALL YOUR FRIENDS,--YOUR THOUGHTS--YOUR MEMORIES
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE COMING YEAR FROM

Size
9.2 x 11.2 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS across inset of woman wearing pink shawl in cherry bush inset, sun above
KGV UK
GREETINGS across inset of woman wearing pink shawl in cherry bush inset, sun above
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verse from front:-WITH HAPPY THOUGHTS AND GLAD GOOD WISHES
oblong sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right:-A PEACEFUL CHRISTMAS AND A NEW YEAR BRIGHT WITH HOPE AND JOY

Size
9.5 x 15.2 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS below moonlit inset of woman & child carrying firewood to lighted cottage, blossom in vase below left
KGV UK
HAPPY DAYS below moonlit inset of woman & child carrying firewood to lighted cottage, blossom in vase below left
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, blue & gilt marginal design, embossed
inside left:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:- I WOULD WEAVE INTO BLITHE WORDS, AND I'D ADD FROM SUMMER BOWERS PERFUMES OF THE SWEETEST FLOWERS: THESE INTO A CARD I'D FOLD, BOUND WITH MEM'RY'S LINKS OF GOLD, AND THE LITTLE GIFT I'D SEND AS A GREETING TO MY FRIEND.

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8.5 x 11.7 cm.
Categories
HAPPY IN ALL YOUR THOUGHTS YOUR FRIENDS YOUR MEMORIES in sepia, head & shoulder study woman in furs
KGV UK
HAPPY IN ALL YOUR THOUGHTS YOUR FRIENDS YOUR MEMORIES in sepia, head & shoulder study woman in furs
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oblong cover & sheet, secured by ribbon, single folds
right top:-MAY EACH TOMORROW SEEM TO SAY --THERE'S SOMETHING BRIGHTER ON THE WAY
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A NEW YEAR BRIGHT WITH HOPE AND GLADNESS FROM

Size
8.5 x 13 cm.
Categories
HAPPY THOUGHTS in gilt below woman picking pink roses, Japanese lantern above
KGV UK
HAPPY THOUGHTS in gilt below woman picking pink roses, Japanese lantern above
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside left:-rural sketch in sepia
right: top- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-THIS LITTLE WISH IS THE GOLDEN KEY OF GLAD AND HAPPY MEMORY: OH, MAY IT HOLD THE MAGIC POWER OF BRINGING GLADNESS IN EACH HOUR OF A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Author
A.T. HOLLIDAY
Size
8.8 x 11.8 cm.
Categories
IN PATHS OF PEACE AND GOODWILL FOR EVERYONE, man walks beside woman with baby riding on mule in front of pyramids
KGV UK
IN PATHS OF PEACE  AND GOODWILL FOR EVERYONE, man walks beside woman with baby riding on mule in front of pyramids
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oblong sheet, single fold, 4 gilt margins, embossed
inside right:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Size
10 x 12.6 cm.
Categories
JOYEUX NOEL below old woman sitting at table, fire behind, cat front left, seal of NATIONAL CATHOLIC WAR COUNCIL USA
KGV UK
JOYEUX NOEL below old woman sitting at table, fire behind, cat front left, seal of NATIONAL CATHOLIC WAR COUNCIL USA
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside first right:- LE "NATIONAL CATHOLIC WAR COUNCIL" DES ETATS-UNIS VOUS ENVOIE A VOUS ET AUTRE VOTRES LEURS MEILLEURS SOUHAITS DE
second:- AVEC LES MEILLEURS VOEUX POUR UN JOYEUX NOEL

Size
8.8 x 11.8 cm.
Categories
METHINKS THIS.... beggar hoping for a Christmas hand out from mother & child in house, snow
KGV UK
METHINKS THIS.... beggar hoping for a Christmas hand out from mother & child in house, snow
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verse from front:-METHINKS THIS IS THE TIME TO WISH YOU JOY AND ALL YOUR HOUSEHOLD CHEER!
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A NEW YEAR BRIGHT WITH EVERY DAY FROM
inside first right:- HAPPINESS! i WISH YOU IN FULL MEASURE NOT ONLY AT THIS GLAD SEASON OF GOODWILL, BUT FOR ALL THE BRIGHT AND SUNNY DAYS TO COME

Size
11.8 x 8.8 cm.
Categories
no front title, 2 young women pick flowers in garden, gate behind
KGV UK
no front title, 2 young women pick flowers in garden, gate behind
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside missing

Size
9.4 x 10.2 cm.
Categories
no front title,man holding mistletoe bends toward young women in pink seated left
KGV UK
no front title,man holding mistletoe bends toward young women in pink seated left
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right:-GREETINGS AND GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS

Artist
MARY HORSFALL
Size
9.8 x 11.8 cm.
Categories
SING A SONG OF CHRISTMAS young woman in very elaborate skirt seated facing right
KGV UK
SING A SONG OF CHRISTMAS young woman in very elaborate skirt seated facing right
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right top:- MAY ALL THE HOURS BE WINGED WITH JOY.
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR FROM

Artist
I.M.S. WEAVER
Size
10.2 x 14.5 cm.
Categories
SWEET AS A SONG.... woman in old style dress seated playing antique piano, pink roses above
KGV UK
SWEET AS  A SONG....  woman in old style dress seated playing antique piano, pink roses above
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verse from front:-SWEET AS A SONG THE FUTURE PROVE AND ONE BY ONE, AS THEY DEPART MAY ALL ITS HOURS BE WORDS OF LOVE SET TO THE MUSIC OF YOUR HEART
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside missing
used in 1929

Size
10.5 x 12.3 cm.
Categories
THE ANGELUS man & woman pray in potato field
KGV UK
THE ANGELUS man & woman pray in potato field
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:- sepia sketch of birds
right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-AS PASS THE SILENT YEARS FROM OLD TO NEW, HOPES HAVE BEEN REALISED, DREAMS HAVE COME TRUE, AND ONE BY ONE, EACH WISH SEEMS GRATIFIED, WHILE SWEET CONTENT AND PEACE DWELL BY YOUR SIDE, THE, MAY YOU TREAD THE SAME OLD HAPPY WAYS ON THIS FAIR DAY AND ALL THE COMING DAYS.
used in 1927

Artist
MILLET
Author
ADELA WILKINS
Size
10.5 x 12.3 cm.
Categories
THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON inset of woman in old-style winter dress with muff stands in snow, holly around
KGV UK
THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON inset of woman in old-style winter dress with muff stands in snow, holly around
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, pale grey narrow margins, embossed
inside left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
right:-THIS WILL EVER BE THE DAY WHEN GOODWILL WILL HAVE ITS SWAY SO ACCEPT MY WISHES TRUE FOR ALL HAPPINESS TO YOU.

Size
9.2 x 12.3 cm.
Categories
THE SEASON'S GREETINGS WITH ALL GOOD WISHES man & girl stand under lantern in snowy rural scene
KGV UK
THE SEASON'S GREETINGS WITH ALL GOOD WISHES man & girl stand under lantern in snowy  rural scene
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds,, embossed
inside left:- sketch in red of sundial FROM
right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in red
below:-A WISH FOR CHRISTMAS MORNING AND A GREETING TRUE AND KIND, MAY YOUR WAYS BE ALL BEFORE YOU! AND YOUR TROUBLES ALL BEHIND! MAY IT BRING ENOUGH GOOD FORTUNE AND GLADNESS IN ITS TRAIN TO LAST YOU TILL OLD CHRISTMAS COMES MERRILY ROUND AGAIN!

Size
11.7 x 9 cm.
Categories
TO GIVE YOU GREETING 2 girls in old style dress stand in front of house with picket fence, pink roses below
KGV UK
TO GIVE YOU GREETING 2 girls in old style dress stand in front of house with picket fence, pink roses below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds,, embossed
inside left:- sketch in grey of peacock & rose
right top:-THE BEST OF ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-GLAD BE YOUR CHRISTMAS-TIDE GLAD BEYOND MEASURE, BRIGHT BE YOUR FIRESIDE, WITH PEACE AND PLEASURE! GAY VOICES ROUND YOU RING SUNNY SMILES MEET YOU, WHILE LOVING HTOUGHTS A-WING FLY FORTH TO GREET YOU.

Size
10.1 x 13.5 cm.
Categories
TO WISH ....man reads to girl on bench, old style dress, pink roses below
KGV UK
TO WISH ....man reads to girl on bench, old style dress, pink roses below
Item Comment

verse from front:-TO WISH YOU ALL THE FAIREST JOYS TO GLADDEN ALL LIFE'S WAY
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside right top:-HAPPY IN ALL YOUR THOUGHTS, YOUR FRIENDS, YOUR MEMORIES
below:-MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE HAPPY AND THE NEW YEAR BRIGHT WITH JOY

Size
12.9 x 8.9cm.
Categories
TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART ....young woman knits by blazing fire, tea-kettle, cat observes
KGV UK
TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART ....young woman knits by blazing fire, tea-kettle, cat observes
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verse from front:-TO WISH YOU A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH THROUGHOUT THIS BLITHE SEASON OF CHEER
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-WITHIN YOUR HOME MAY PEACE ABIDE THROUGHOUT A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE AND JOY IN EVERY HEART BEAR REIGN, UNTIL THE SEASON COMES AGAIN

Size
8.4 x 13.3cm.
Categories
WARM WISHES inset adult & three children skate home with firewood, rural oblong inset below, holly
KGV UK
WARM WISHES inset adult & three children skate home with firewood, rural oblong inset below, holly
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oblong sheet, single folds, 3 red margins, embossed
inside left:-sketch of snowdrops
right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in red
below:-THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS DAY BE BRIGHTER, DEARER, THE LIGHT OF CHRISTMAS MORN SHINE SWEETER, CLEARER. ITS GIFT AND GREETINGS KIND YOUR PATHWAY BRIGHTEN, THE HAPPY SPELL IT SHEDS ALL HARDSHIPS LIGHTEN

Size
8.8 x 11.7cm.
Categories
WITH EVER SO MANY GOOD WISHES girl strides right to mail bOx carrinnng letter HEAPS OF LOVE
KGV UK
WITH EVER SO MANY GOOD WISHES girl strides right to mail bOx carrinnng letter HEAPS OF LOVE
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2 white plaques TO YOU FROM ME & TAKE CARE OF THE CARDS AND PRESENTS
oblong cover & sheet, single folds
right top:-TO WISH YOU A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS in red
below:- THIS CARD WILL TELL I WISH YOU WELL, AND HOPE THAT CHRISTMAS BRINGS GOOD LUCK FOR YOU AND PRESENTS TOO ALL SORTS OF JOLLY THINGS

Author
HELEN STEWART
Size
12.5 x 10 cm.
Categories