SET: Greeting, series & groups, THE GEM PENDANT PATENT series, King Edward & Alexandra, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year

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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN ALEXANDRIA
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LIMITED. LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

Items in Set

BEST WISHES in gilt, perforated, below watery rural inset on gilt plaque, snow-flakes on buff background
KED&QA Saxony
BEST WISHES in gilt, perforated, below watery rural inset on gilt plaque, snow-flakes on buff background
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon embossed
inside first right top:- "MAY CHRISTMAS BELLS RING IN TO YOU AND YOURS FULL MEAD OF PLEASURE AND FULL MEAD OF PEACE"
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU
second:-AGAIN THE SMILES, THE PLEASANT STIR THAT USHERS IN GLAD CHRISTMASTIDE - AGAIN WE BREATHE TRHE WISH, THE PRAYER, AND SPEED OUR GREETINGS FAR AND WIDE; BUT NE'ER WAS BREATHED A WISH MORE TRUE, THAN THAT MY HEART CONCEIVES FOR YOU.

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FAIR DAYS (illuminated) below circular gilt bordered inset of pretty girl, stylised violets & leaves below & showing from back flap
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FAIR DAYS (illuminated) below circular gilt bordered inset of pretty girl, stylised violets & leaves below & showing from back flap
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die-cut cover & single folded to top & back flaps, embossed
inside top:-"HEALTH AND FAIR TIME OF DAY, JOY AND GOOD WISHES"
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU BEST WISHES FROM
inside back:- NOISELESS FALLS THE FOOT OF TIME THAT ONLY TREADS ON FLOWERS

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FRIENDLY GREETINGS (illuminated) right, white lilies left, pale green background, hidden watery rural inset, swans
KED&QA Saxony
FRIENDLY GREETINGS (illuminated) right, white lilies left, pale green background, hidden watery rural inset, swans
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- "FAIR THOUGHTS AND HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU"
below:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM
used in 1908

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FRIENDS EVER stylized white flowers and gilt leaves
KED&QA Saxony
FRIENDS EVER stylized white flowers and gilt leaves
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die-cut cover & single folded to top & back flaps, sheet secured by ribbon, embossed
inside right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
inside next right:- MAY CHRISTMAS AS IT DAWNS WITH JOY ON YOU, HERALD THE BIGGEST BRIGHTEST YEAR YOU EVER KNEW!
floral sketch on last page

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered inset oval pretty girl, perforated white/brown blackberry design
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered inset oval pretty girl, perforated white/brown blackberry design
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-A CHRISTMAS WISH I SEND YOU GOOD FORTUNE AYE BEFRIEND YOU AS YEAR BY YEAR SPEEDS PAST; GOD LUCK FOR AYE ATTEND YOU, AND HOPE NE'ER FAIL TO LEND YOU HER SUNSHINE TO THE LAST
inside back:- blackberries & leaves:- FLOW ON...FAIR TIDE OF MEMORIES

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered oval watery rural inset, perforated white/brown blackberry design
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered oval watery rural inset, perforated white/brown blackberry design
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS
below:-I AM SENDING YOU A MESSAGE B Y THIS LITTLE CHRISTMAS CARD, 'TIS THE OLD TIME-HONOURED TOKEN OF REMEMBRANCE AND REGARD, BRINGING GREETINGS WARM AND TRUE AND A HEARTY WISH TO YOU
inside back:-blackberry leaves & fruit
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered oval watery rural inset, perforated white/brown blackberry design
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt below gilt bordered oval watery rural inset, perforated white/brown blackberry design
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU.
below:-KIND MESSAGES SPEED TO AND FRO AND KNIT US CLOSE TOGETHER, THE WORLD IS WARM AT HEART WE KNOW, IN SPITE OF WINTRY WEATHER; AND WITH AFFECTION MOST SINCERE I WISH FOR YOU A BRIGHT NEW YEAR
inside back:-blackberry leaves & fruit
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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GOOD WISHES in gilt in gilt seal below rural scene, gilt bordered inset of person walking to wooden bridge
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt in gilt seal below rural scene, gilt bordered inset of person walking to wooden bridge
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon single folded,embossed, yellow/green margins
inside first right:- "MAY TIME, EACH YEAR, NEW SHEAVES OF BLESSING ADD TO YOUR LIFE'S HARVEST"
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
second:- KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GOOD WISHES in gilt seal, portrait of woman in sepia
KED&QA Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt seal, portrait of woman in sepia
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-I WISH YOU ALL THE JOY THAT YOU CAN WISH SHAKESPEARE
below:- GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
same image & front title comes as part of Greeting HAPPINESS BE YOURS

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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES(illuminated), stylised ivy design around, perforated stylised pansy design above & below
KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES(illuminated), stylised ivy design around, perforated stylised pansy design above & below
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, cut & double folded, embossed
inside first right :-"MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD AND PLEASANT"
inside back cover:- red pansies

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GREETINGS forget-me-nots in inset of heart, surrounded by gilt and gems
KED&QA Saxony
GREETINGS forget-me-nots in inset of heart, surrounded by gilt and gems
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :- MAY YOU LIGHT ON ALL THE THINGS THAT YOU LOVE TENNYSON
below:-WITH KIND REMEMBRANCES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
back page:- GREETINGS WITH ALL MY HEART

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HAPPINESS in gilt below stylised boat at sea on white plaque, stylised ivy & green backgound
KED&QA Saxony
HAPPINESS in gilt below stylised boat at sea on white plaque, stylised ivy & green backgound
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- FOR REMEMBRANCE above stylised ivy on green background
second top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-THOUGH FAR APART, A GREETING CARD WE SCARCELY NEED TO MARK REGARD, BUT TIME HAS MADE THE CUSTOM DEAR, SO ONCE AGAIN, "A BRIGHT NEW YEAR"

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HAPPINESS( in red) BE YOURS FROM DAY TO DAY stylised flowers around
KED&QA Saxony
no images for this item
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die-cut double folded, embossed
inside right top :-"HEALTH, AND FAIR TIME OF DAY, JOY AND GOOD WISHES"
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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HEARTY GOOD WISHES stylised ivy design, red official seal
KED&QA Saxony
HEARTY GOOD WISHES stylised ivy design, red official seal
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-THE SEASON'S BRIEF< BUT MAY ITS JOYS ABIDE TO CHEER YOU TILL ANOTHER CHRISTMASTIDE!
below:-WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, part of card missing
KED&QA Saxony
HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, part of card missing
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet double folded,
inside first right top:- "FAIR THOUGHTS AND HAPPY HOURS ATTEND ON YOU"
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
second:- not known, this part of card missing
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, white wild roses left, hidden watery rural inset with swans right
KED&QA Saxony
HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, white wild roses left, hidden watery rural inset with swans right
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet double folded,
inside first right top:- "ALL JOY BEFALL YOU"
below:- NEW YEAR GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
second:- THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME RING EVER GOLDEN DAYS
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, white wild roses left, watery rural inset with swans right
KED&QA Saxony
HEARTY GREETINGS (illuminated) MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD & PLEASANT, white wild roses left, watery rural inset with swans right
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet double folded,
inside first right top:- "ALL JOY BEFALL YOU"
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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no front title, bluebird-of-happiness flies across perforated gilt & forget-me-not design, pale blue background
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, bluebird-of-happiness flies across perforated gilt & forget-me-not design, pale blue background
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die-cut single sheet single folded, embossed, 3 gently scalloped margins
inside right top:-"MEMORY TURNS HER PAGES OLD AND PLEASANT"
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES FROM

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no front title, circular rural inset, gilt design to give shape of a book, deep purple background
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, circular rural inset, gilt design to give shape of a book, deep purple background
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, embossed, single folded,
inside first right top:-GREETINGS FOR THIS GRACIOUS TIME
below:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
second:-PEACE UNTO YOU AND JOY AND HAPPINESS MAY ALL FAIR THINGS UNITE, YOUR LOT TO BLESS.

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no front title, inset head & shoulders of pretty girl, surrounded by gilt & silver design, cream stock
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, inset head &  shoulders of pretty girl, surrounded by gilt & silver design, cream stock
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, gilt embossed, single folded, embossed
inside first right:-THE FELLOWSHIP OF KINDRED HEARTS IS SWEET, BUT YULETIDE'S CHARM DOTH MAKE IT SWEETER STILL & design
second:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU

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no front title, inset of water scene surrounded by stylised gilt and blue gems
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, inset of water scene  surrounded by stylised gilt and blue gems
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-"FAIR HOPE UPON YOUR PATHWAY SMILE"
below:-GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
back page:- REMEMBRANCE AND HEARTY WISHES

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no front title, perforated sheild revealing 2gilt figures, gilt design top & bottom giving appearance of book olive-green background
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, perforated sheild revealing 2gilt figures, gilt design top & bottom giving appearance of book olive-green background
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, cut & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY TO YOU.
below:-AS VARIOUS SEASONS O'ER YOU SWEEP AND YEAR SUCCEEDS TO YEAR, MAY YOU, FROM EACH, FULL HARVESTS REAP OF ALL THAT MAKES LIFR DEAR -- AND LONG AND GOLDEN BR THE SUM OF HAPPY BIRTHDAYS YET TO COME FROM
used in 1905

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no front title, stag & hind in rural inset, embossed gilt design with stylised heather at top
KED&QA Saxony
no front title,  stag & hind in rural inset, embossed gilt design with stylised heather at top
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oblong, die-cut single sheet, single folded,
inside right top:-TIMES CHANGE IN MANY WAYS AND WE WITH TIME,BUT NOT IN WAYS OF FRIENDSHIP.
below:-KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM

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no front title, stylised leaf design round large perforation, green ribbon left, deep green background
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, stylised leaf design round large perforation, green ribbon left, deep green background
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, embossed, cut & double folded to give back flap,
inside first:- photograph of postcard image,musician plays to 2 ladies, old style dress, shows front
second top:- "FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT"
below:-WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
used in 1901

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no front title, watery rural inset with swans, gilt embossed design, pale green background
KED&QA Saxony
no front title, watery rural inset with swans, gilt embossed design, pale green background
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die-cut single sheet , single folded,
inside first right top:- "HOURLY JOYS BE STILL UPON YOU"
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
used in 1902

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REMEMBRANCE(illuminated & perforated) silver & gilt surround rural evening inset, pale orange background
KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE(illuminated & perforated) silver & gilt surround rural evening inset, pale orange background
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die-cut, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- WITH ALL GOOD CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:-A MESSAGE TRUE I FAIN N WOULD TELL FROM WARM KIND HEARTS WHO WISH YOU WELL.
inside back:- TIME THAT WITH NOISELESS FOOT KEEPS STEP WITH YOU, STREW ALL YOUR PATH WITH FLOWERS
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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REMEMBRANCE(illuminated & perforated) silver & gilt surround rural evening inset, pale orange background
KED&QA Saxony
REMEMBRANCE(illuminated & perforated) silver & gilt surround rural evening inset, pale orange background
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die-cut cover & sheet secured by ribbon, gilt embossed, single sheet cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- WELCOME THESE PLEASANT DAYS
below:-HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-WITH WARM REGARD THIS CHRISTMAS CARD CONVEYS THE SEASON'S GREETING....MERRY MEETING. GREETINGS
inside back:- TIME THAT WITH NOISELESS FOOT KEEPS STEP WITH YOU, STREW ALL YOUR PATH WITH FLOWERS
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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TO GIVE YOU GREETING (illuminated) inset head & shoulders of pretty girl, gilt surround & floral design
KED&QA Saxony
TO GIVE YOU GREETING (illuminated) inset head &  shoulders of pretty girl, gilt surround & floral design
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die-cut cover double folded & sheet secured by ribbon, gilt embossed
inside first right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS with design
second:-
"A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU"- JUST THE WELL-WORN WORDS THAT RISE TO OUR LIPS WHEN THIS GLAD SEASON BRINGS IT'S KINDLY MEMORIES- AND 'TIS "MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU", THAT WITH WARM AFFECTION NOW I AM SENDING AS I GREET YOU MIDST DECEMBER'S FROST AND SNOW
back:- THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME BRING EVER GOLDEN DAYS(illuminated)
front image comes with different greetings inside

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TO GIVE YOU GREETING (illuminated) inset head & shoulders of pretty girl, gilt surround & floral design
KED&QA Saxony
TO GIVE YOU GREETING (illuminated) inset head & shoulders of pretty girl, gilt surround & floral design
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die-cut cover & double folded, embossed
inside first right top:-"HAPPY DAYS AND MANY"
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
next page:- purple pansies left, THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME BRING EVER GOLDEN DAYS( illuminated)

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TO GREET YOU five bluebirds in flight in front of exaggerated narcissi
KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU five bluebirds in flight in front of exaggerated narcissi
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- ALL CHRISTMAS SUNSHINE BE YOUR LOT, NOUGHT THAT CAN BLESS YOU BE FORGOT, AND EVERY CHRISTMAS DAY THAT OPES, BRING DEEPER GLADNESS, SWEETER HOPES. FROM

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TO GREET YOU two birds in flight, two perched on branch of flowers
KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU two birds in flight, two perched on branch of flowers
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM
next page:- MY HEART IS FULL OF MEMORIES, AS WITH AFFECTION TRUE I SPEED BENEATH THE WINTRY SKIES MY SEASON'S WISH FOR YOU - THE WISH, SO WARM AND SO SINCERE - "A HAPPY CHRISTMAS - BRIGHT NEW YEAR" H.M. BURNSIDE
back page:- THE FLEETING WINGS OF TIME BRING EVER GOLDEN DAYS

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TO GREET YOU two people dressed in green walking down path, cabin in background
KED&QA Saxony
TO GREET YOU two people dressed in green walking down path, cabin in background
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :- TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- WITHIN YOUR HOME MAY PEACE ABIDE THROUGHOUT A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE, AND JOY IN EVERY HEART BEAR REIGN UNTIL THE SEASON COMES AGAIN. ANTONY TEMPLEMORE

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WINGED WISHES in gilt below perforated inset of 3 bluebirds of happiness flying front left under gilt design
KED&QA Saxony
WINGED WISHES in gilt below perforated inset of 3 bluebirds of happiness flying front left under gilt design
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die-cut, gilt embossed front, sheet secured by ribbon, cut & double folded,
inside first right top:- "IN ALL GOOD FELLOWSHIP I GREETING SEND AND WISH YOU EVERY GOOD"
below:-ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:- NO MUSIC CAN BE SWEETER THAN AN OLDEN STRAIN:SO TAKE THE DEAR OLD GREETING FROM OUR HEARTS AGAIN, AND MAY THE LOVED FAMILIAR WORDS WITH TENDER CHIME RING OUT OUR KINDLY THOUGHTS OF YOU THIS CHRISTMAS-TIME
inside back:gilt bordered rural scene in deep blue left, JOY WING THE HOURS in gilt right

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WINGED WISHES three birds in flight in front of stylised blue leaves
KED&QA Saxony
WINGED WISHES three birds in flight in front of stylised blue leaves
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :- "E'ER NEAR IN HEART, THOUGH FAR APART." COPYRIGHT
below:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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WINGED WISHES two bluebirds fly over moon-lit lake
KED&QA Saxony
WINGED WISHES two bluebirds fly over moon-lit lake
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- WITHIN YOUR HOME MAY PEACE ABIDE THROUGHOUT A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE, AND JOY IN EVERY HEART BEAR REIGN UNTIL THE SEASON COMES AGAIN

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WINGED WISHES two bluebirds fly over moon-lit lake, exaggerated lily of the valley to the left
KED&QA Saxony
WINGED WISHES two bluebirds fly over moon-lit lake, exaggerated lily of the valley to the left
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die-cut cover & single folded, sheet attached by string, embossed
inside first right :- CHRISTMAS GREETING AND EVERY GOOD WISH
below:- THE SWEETEST JOY THAT CHRISTMAS SENDS THIS BLEAK AND GREY SEPTEMBER, IS ONCE MORE TO RECALL OLD FRIENDS AND FEEL THAT THEY REMEMBER

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WITH SINCERE GOOD WISHES robin standing to the right of holly leaves
KED&QA Saxony
WITH SINCERE GOOD WISHES robin standing to the right of holly leaves
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die-cut cover & single folded, embossed
inside first right :-"HOPE IN YOUR HEART, AND PLEASURE AT YOUR SIDE ACCOMPANY YOUR DAYS"
below:- CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
next page:- HAPPINESS BE YOUR CHRISTMAS GUEST

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