SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO THE PRINCE OF WALES (G.V. period), Christmas & New Year, birds

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO H.R.H, THE PRINCE OF WALES - COPYRIGHT LONDON, at base:- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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CHRISTMAS GREETING in circle AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR inset of three robins and holly
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CHRISTMAS GREETING in circle AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR inset of three robins and holly
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oblong cover & single sheet, inside of card is blank - it is possible there was once an insert which is now missing

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt below gilt bordered inset of 3 perched English robins
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt below gilt bordered inset of 3 perched English robins
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oblong single sheet, single folded, white margins
inside right :-SING A SONG OF CHRISTMAS WHEN EVERYONE IS GAY AND HAPPY AS THE LITTLE BIRDS UPON A SUNNY DAY; A SONG OF GLOW AND GLADNESS AROUND A CHEERY HEARTH, AND WELCOME FOOTSTEPS SOUNDING UPON THE FROZEN PATH.
used 1933

GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES, three English robins perch in moonlit snowy scene
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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES, three English robins perch in moonlit snowy scene
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, white margins
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- FAIR BE YOUR THOUGHTS T0-DAY, LIGHT BE YOUR HEART AND GAY CHARMING THE HOURS AWAY; BRINGING SWEET GIFTS ANEW WISHES AND GREETINGS TRUE FLY ON GLAD WINGS TO YOU

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GREETINGS in gilt below 7 red tanagers perched among blossom
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GREETINGS in gilt below 7 red tanagers perched among blossom
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oblong single sheet single folded,white margins
inside right top:-WARMEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-WHEN CHRISTMAS WITH ITS FESTIVE RAYS SHEDS HAPPINESS ACROSS THE DAYS; WHEN HOMES AND STORES AND STREETS PROCLAIM THE POWER OF ITS HAPPY NAME; I SHARE THE SEASON'S PLEASURE TOO. BY SENDING CHRISTMAS HOPES TO YOU!
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside, image used on Postcards 3047 & 3542 CHEERY SONGSTERS

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GREETINGS in gilt below 7 red tanagers perched among blossom
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GREETINGS in gilt below 7 red tanagers perched among blossom
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oblong single sheet single folded,white margins
inside right :-WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside, same image & front title comes with different greetings inside, image used on Postcards 3047 & 3542 CHEERY SONGSTERS

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HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt below 3 bluebirds of happiness flying in evening watery rural scene, heather & trees left lighted church behind
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HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt below 3 bluebirds of happiness flying in evening watery rural scene, heather & trees left lighted church behind
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oblong cover & single sheet single folded
inside right :-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
same image but different front title comes with different greetings inside

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HAPPY DAYS in gilt below 3 bluebirds of happiness flying in evening watery rural scene, heather & trees left lighted church behind
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HAPPY DAYS in gilt below 3 bluebirds of happiness flying in evening watery rural scene, heather & trees left lighted church behind
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oblong cover & single sheet single folded
inside right top :-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-OH, MAY MY SUNNY WISHES LEND SOME BRIGHTNESS TO THE CARD I SEND TO YOU MAY FEEL MORE GLAD AND GAY WHEN IT REACHES YOU TO-DAY
same image but different size & front title comes with different greetings inside

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THE CHRISTMAS MAIL below inset of English robins dressed as postmen delivering mail, houses below
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THE CHRISTMAS MAIL below inset of English robins dressed as postmen delivering mail, houses below
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, white margins
inside right top :-WISHING YOU EVERYTHING THAT'S NICE TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS HAPPY
below:-THE ROBIN REDBREAST POSTMAN IS FLYING TO YOUR DOOR LADEN WITH CHRISTMAS GIFTS, AND GREETINGS QUITE A STORE. JUST GIVE HIM A CHEERY WELCOME AND HE WILL BRING YOU MORE

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THERE'S NO NEED...verse moonlit scene, roses & other flowers round sundial, 2 bluebirds of happiness left
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THERE'S NO NEED...verse moonlit scene, roses & other flowers round sundial, 2 bluebirds of happiness left
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THERE'S NO NEED TO JOURNEY FORTH TO FIND THIS BIRD OF BLUE, LOOK AROUND, AND HE'LL BE FOUND ALWAYS CLOSE TO YOU.
oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded
inside right top :-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-MAY JOY WITH GIFTS OF LOVE AND CHEER, LY NOW TO YOU ON GOLDEN WING, BEAR BLOOMS FOR YOU OF LOVELY HUE, AND MAKE YOUR HEART IN GLADNESS RING WITH SONGS THAT SHE ALONE CAN SING.
part of this image used for WISHING YOU HAPPINESS in this set

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WARM GLOW ALL HEARTS THIS CHEERY SEASON, English robins in snow, one perched on spade
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WARM GLOW ALL HEARTS THIS CHEERY SEASON, English robins in snow, one perched on spade
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, white margins
inside right top :-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-MAY ALL THE PLEASANT CHEERY THOUGHTS THAT MAKE THE SEASON GAY, SPRING HAPPINESS ENOUGH TO LAST FROM CHRISTMAS DAY TO CHRISTMAS DAY

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WISHING YOU HAPPINESS below two perched bluebirds of happiness, moonlit scene, trees back
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WISHING YOU HAPPINESS below two perched bluebirds of happiness, moonlit scene, trees back
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, white margins
inside right top :-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-ON BRIGHT WINGS, ON LIGHT WINGS MY LITTLE WISHES FLY BORNE BY THE BIRD OF HAPPINESS ERE CHRISTMAS TIME GOES BY ON GREY DAYS OR GAY DAYS, NO MATTER WHICH IT BE, THE SONG OF JOY IS ECHOING A GREETING FAIR FROM ME
this image forms part of that in THERE'S NO NEED...in this Greeting set

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WITH THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES, English robins perch left, man with horse & cart right, cottage back
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WITH THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES, English robins perch left, man with horse & cart right, cottage back
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded
inside right top :-WARMEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-RIGHT THROUGH YOUR DOORWAY COMES MY GREETING, BRINGING BRIGHT CHRISTMAS MESSAGES OF HOPE AND CHEER, I TRUST IT FINDS YOUR HEART WITH PLEASURE SINGING, AND GLADLY WELCOMONG THE BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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