SET: Greeting, King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra, Made in Germany, Christmas & New Year, floral, heather

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logo over TRADE MARK --PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT-- TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; with or w/o BERLIN -- NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY

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AULD LANG SYNE in gilt lower right, stag & doe on grassy rocky outcrop in gilt frame under purple heather
KED&QA Germany
AULD LANG SYNE in gilt lower right, stag & doe on grassy rocky outcrop in gilt frame under purple heather
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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside right top:-'
"AND HERE'S TO A' THAT WISH US WELL MAY A' THAT'S GUID WATCH O'ER THEM."
below:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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FOR AULD ACQUAINTANCE on gilt bordered grey/blue oval plaque overlying heather
KED&QA Germany
FOR AULD ACQUAINTANCE on gilt bordered grey/blue oval plaque overlying heather
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almost oblong cellophane cover & sheet secured by ribbon, 3 narrow gilt margins
first right inside:-green & white clasp & crest BEST WISHES
second top:-"THE PRESENT LINKS THE OLD DAYS WITH THE NEW AND ALL ARE SWEET WITH MEMORIES OF YOU" COPYRIGHT
below:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A RIGHT HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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FOR AULD LANG SYNE(F & A illuminated) in gilt above very ornate design & heather left
KED&QA Germany
FOR AULD LANG SYNE(F & A illuminated) in gilt above very ornate design & heather left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU.
below:-FOR 'AULD LANG SYNE' TO MEMORY DEAR ACCEPT MY GREETING TRUE, WITH WISHES MORE THAN WRITTEN HERE THAT YULE MAY BRING TO YOU - OF LOVE AND JOY, STILL RICHER STORE THAN IN THE HAPPY DAYS OF YORE.
same image & front title used with different greetings inside

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FOR AULD LANG SYNE(F & A illuminated) in gilt above very ornate design & heather left
KED&QA Germany
FOR AULD LANG SYNE(F & A illuminated) in gilt above very ornate design & heather left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right top:-WITH HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING
below:- A RIVER DEEP WHOSE OVERFLOW SHALL BLESS THE LAND IT WANDERS THROUGH: A SONG, WHOSE MELODY IS HAPPINESS A COMPASS POINTING TRUE - THUS BE YOUR LIFE, AND SUCH A LIFE WILL BE A JOY TO OTHERS, AS A JOY TO THEE.
same image & front title used with different greetings inside
used in 1902

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HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt below design of glittered heather & ivy leaf, marginal gilt design
KED&QA Germany
HAPPINESS BE YOURS in gilt below design of glittered heather & ivy leaf, marginal gilt design
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die-cut cover & single sheet, single folds, embossed
inside first right top:-"SWEET THOUGHTS, HAPPY THOUGHTS, THOUGHTS OF KIND REMEMBRANCE"
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
second:- JOY AND ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND FAIR WAIT UPON YOUR CHRISTMAS TIDE VANISH EVERY ANXIOUS CARE EVERY HAPPINESS ABIDE; EVERY GIFT TO BLESS AND CHEER GLADDEN ALL THE COMING YEAR
used in 1902

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