SET: Greeting, Queen Victoria, Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, Floral, Violets

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logo over TRADE MARK -- with or without BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT -- PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN -- RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON ; PARIS ; NEW YORK -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, with or without COPYRIGHT, ARTISTIC SERIES

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ALL HAPPINESS(A & H illuminated) BETIDE YOU on white background right, violets left
QV Saxony
ALL HAPPINESS(A & H illuminated) BETIDE YOU on white background right, violets left
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die-cut, double fold cut to give left (opening down) & right (opening up) front flaps, embossed
inside centre:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM

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ALL HAPPINESS BETIDE YOU on right flap, violets on front left flap,
QV Saxony
ALL HAPPINESS BETIDE YOU on right flap, violets on front left flap,
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps cut diagonally, gently scalloped side edges
inside centre:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU

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BEST WISHES at top of perforated & designed right flap & margins, violets on front left flap
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES at top of perforated & designed right flap & margins, violets on front left flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside centre top:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- WHILE THE CHRISTMAS FEELING O'ER MY HEART IS STEALING RESPONSIVE TO ITS SPELL. MY LOVE, WITH GREETING BLENDING THIS LITTLE CARD I'M SENDING TO-DAY, TO WISH YOU WELL

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BEST WISHES on 2 small plaques above rural inset, many purple & stylised white violets on perforated left & small right lfaps
QV Saxony
BEST WISHES on 2 small plaques above rural inset, many purple & stylised white violets on perforated left & small right lfaps
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die-cut, double fold to large left & small right flaps, 4 irregular edges
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MAY ALL THAT'S BRIGHT THIS DAY UNITE TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS HAPPY

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GLAD GREETINGS, blue violets below left, glittered gilt horseshoe top right
QV Saxony
GLAD GREETINGS, blue violets below left, glittered gilt horseshoe top right
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die-cut, single fold, 3 scalloped edges
inside right top:- WITH BEST CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:- MAY THE JOYS THAT GRACE YOUR CHRISTMAS HOURS BE BRIGHT AND GLOWING AS THE SUMMER FLOWERS.

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GLADNESS BE YOURS right, violets on front left
QV Saxony
GLADNESS BE YOURS right, violets on front left
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die-cut single sheet, single fold, gently scalloped side edges -- ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right:- KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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GOD HAVE YOU IN HIS KEEPING YEAR BY YEAR violets on very heavily perforated designed front
QV Saxony
GOD HAVE YOU IN HIS KEEPING YEAR BY YEAR violets on very heavily perforated designed front
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die-cut, right half of top fold has four pages secured with ribbon,
inside right:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM
second page right:- HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
hidden right half of front:- HE WHO FORMED THEE FOR HIS PRAISE WILL NOT MISS THE GRACIOUS AIM, SO TO-DAY AND ALL THY DAYS SHALL BE MOULDED FOR THE SAME
used in 1900

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GREETINGS (G illuminated) in gilt below, violets round small rural inset, white wild roses, ginkgo leaves & green design left
QV Saxony
GREETINGS (G illuminated) in gilt below, violets round small rural inset, white wild roses, ginkgo leaves & green design left
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die-cut, almost oblong,single fold, 3 serrated edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- FROM

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GREETINGS in gilt between circular watery rural inset & violets below
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt between circular watery rural inset & violets below
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die-cut, single fold, 3 serrated edges, perforated front
inside right:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GREETINGS in gilt on ivy leaf coming through large perforation encircled by violets
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt on ivy leaf coming through large perforation encircled by violets
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die-cut, double fold to give upper & lower flaps, gently scalloped side edges
inside centre top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MANY A CARD WILL YOU HAVE TO-DAY, MANY A WISH SINCERE; NEVER A ONE WILL YOU HAVE MORE TRUE, THAN THE ONE THAT I SEND YOU HERE

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GREETINGS in gilt over perforated window, violets below, opens to reveal another window & rural scene
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt over perforated window, violets below, opens to reveal another window & rural scene
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die-cut, double fold, 3 scalloped & serrated edges
inside left:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
middle back:-THROUGH THE NEW YEARS SUNNY HOURS MAY YOU TREAD O'ER PATHS OF FLOWERS
used in 1897

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GREETINGS in gilt vertically below right, many violets across perforated design
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt vertically below right, many violets across perforated design
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die-cut, single fold, 3 very irregular edges
inside right top:- "GOOD LUCK GO WITH THEE"
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU

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GREETINGS in gilt , violets on very heavily perforated designed front
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt , violets on very heavily perforated designed front
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die-cut cover & single sheet, both single fold, secured with ribbon, very irregular edges
inside right:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM
second page right:- LOVING WORDS TO LINGER ON THE EAR, WHEN YULE IS PASSED AWAY, KINDLY WISHES THAT WILL BLESS AND CHEER THE NEW YEAR'S UNTRIED WAY:- MAY THESE BE YOURS, WITH EVERY BLESSING FAIR, TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS BRIGHT BEYOND COMPARE

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GREETINGS in small gilt letters, violets & perforated design
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in small gilt letters, violets & perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold , 3 gently scalloped edges
inside right top:-A GLAD CHRISTMAS
below:- CHRISTMAS, HAPPY CHRISTMAS, SWEET HERALD OF GOOD WILL, WITH HOLY SONGS OF GLORY BRING HOLY GLADNESS STILL
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

GREETINGS in small gilt letters, violets & perforated design
QV Saxony
GREETINGS in small gilt letters, violets & perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold , 3 gently scalloped edges
inside right top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:- EVERY DAY AND EVERY HOUR, EVERY GIFT AND EVERY POWER, CONSECRATE TO HIM ALONE, WHO HATH CLAIMED YOU FOR HIS OWN.

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HEARTY WISHES in gilt on embossed violets in 2 hearts on perforated design left flap
QV Saxony
HEARTY WISHES in gilt on embossed violets in 2 hearts on perforated design left flap
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die-cut central fold & left flap folded again,serrated edges
inside right top:-"I COUNT MYSELF IN NOTHING ELSE SO HAPPY AS IN A SOUL, REMEMBERING MY GOOD FRIENDS"
below:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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HEARTY WISHES on 2 golden heart shaped insets bordered with violets on left & right flaps, violets above,
QV Saxony
HEARTY WISHES on 2 golden heart shaped insets  bordered with violets on left & right flaps, violets above,
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die-cut single sheet, 4 folds giving lateral double flaps, irregular designed edges
inside middle:- violets above TO GREET YOU WITH LOVE, design below

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JOY AND GOOD WISHES beside violets & perforated design
QV Saxony
JOY AND GOOD WISHES beside violets & perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold somewhat irregular edges
inside right top:-"WITH EVER TURN OF FORTUNE'S BUSY WHEEL SOME GOOD BETIDE YOU"
below:- NEW YEAR GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES -- FROM

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JOY AND GOOD WISHES beside violets & perforated design
QV Saxony
JOY AND GOOD WISHES beside violets & perforated design
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die-cut single sheet, single fold somewhat irregular edges
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- JUST A GREETING FOR THIS CHRISTMAS, SIMPLE, KINDLY, AND SINCERE, EVERY JOY AND EVERY BLESSING REST WITH YOU THE COMING YEAR. YOURS TO-DAY AND STILL REMAIN YOURS WHEN THIS DAY COMES AGAIN.

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt above violets & 4 bells on top front flap
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE in gilt above violets & 4 bells  on top front flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give top & bottom flaps, irregular side edges
inside top:- HAIL TO YOUR HOME THIS CHRISTMAS
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR -- FROM

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REMEMBRANCE in gilt, violets in front of circular perforated design, 2 ivy leaves & ferns
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE in gilt, violets in front of circular perforated design, 2 ivy leaves & ferns
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die-cut single sheet, folded at top with smaller front flap, 3 serrated edges, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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REMEMBRANCE violets on front above, ivy leaf design top & right margins
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE violets on front above, ivy leaf design top & right margins
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die-cut single sheet, irregular edges
inside:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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REMEMBRANCE violets on perforated gilt & white almoist oval design with small central rural inset
QV Saxony
REMEMBRANCE violets on perforated gilt & white almoist oval design with small central rural inset
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die-cut, single fold, 3 scalloped & irregular edges -- ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM

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SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT in gilt on white background, pink heather & ivy leaves right, perforated design & blue-birds at top
QV Saxony
SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT in gilt on white background, pink heather & ivy leaves right, perforated design & blue-birds at top
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die-cut, single fold to give left & right flap ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right top:- HEARTY CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:- MAY EVERY HAPPINESS COMBINE TO BLESS MY FRIEND OF AULD LANG SYNE
used in 1902

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SINCERE WISHES among violets & leaves, male & female hands shake
QV Saxony
SINCERE WISHES among violets & leaves, male & female hands shake
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die-cut, single sheet, double fold to give right & left flaps, serrated & irregular edges
inside centre:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- AGAIN AT HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIDE I GREET YOU FROM MY HEART, MAY EVERY JOY WITH YOU ABIDE, AND EVERY CARE DEPART

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SINCERE WISHES in gilt across both perforated flaps, group of carol singers left, violets & ivy leaves
QV Saxony
SINCERE WISHES in gilt across both perforated flaps, group of carol singers left, violets & ivy leaves
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die-cut, single fold, 3 scalloped & serrated edges
inside centre top:- A JOYFUL CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- COME MERRY CHRISTMAS AS IT WILL, WITH SKIES SERENE, OR WILD AND CHILL, YOU'LL FIND MY HEART IS ALWAYS TRUE, TO KINDLY CUSTOM AND TO YOU, AND MOST UNFEIGNED AND WARM REGARD, I SEND YOU WITH MY CHRISTMAS CARD

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TO GREET YOU front lower right, violets & white daisies front left, gilt & green designs above & around
QV Saxony
TO GREET YOU front lower right, violets & white daisies front left, gilt & green designs above & around
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die-cut single sheet, single fold gently scalloped edges, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right above:-however far
below:- IN THE VERY NAME OF CHRISTMAS THERE'S A SWEET AND POTENT SPELL THAT WILL AYE THE SENSE OF DISTANCE AND THE CHILL OF TIME DISPEL AND I SEND A HEART-WARM GREETING ONCE AGAIN TO WISH YOU WELL

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TO GREET YOU in gilt below violets diagonally across card, 2 heavily perforated designed corners
QV Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt below  violets diagonally  across card, 2 heavily perforated designed corners
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die-cut, serrated edges
inside right:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM

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TO GREET YOU in gilt right, violets around, embossed
QV Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt right, violets around, embossed
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inside back:-on left moon & violets
right top :-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MAY AFTER HOURS GAIN SWEETNESS FROM CHRISTMAS JOYS SERENE, AS VIOLET LEAVES ARE FRAGRANT OF BLOSSOMS THAT HAVE BEEN
same front title & image comes with different greetings

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TO GREET YOU in gilt, violets around. 4 leaf design to right of front
QV Saxony
TO GREET YOU in gilt, violets around. 4 leaf design to right of front
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die-cut, cover & paper page secured with ribbon both with single folds, scalloped serrated edges
inside right, first page top:- FAIR DAYS THAT KNOW NOT ANY CHANGE OR CARE
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
second page right:- LOVING HANDS AND HEARTS ARE MEETING ... FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE

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TO GREET YOU IN THE NEW CENTURY on left flap, violets on front right flap
QV Saxony
TO GREET YOU IN THE NEW CENTURY on left flap, violets on front right flap
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die-cut single sheet, double fold to give left & right flaps cut diagonally, gently scalloped side edges
inside centre:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MAY THE GLOW OF CHRISTMASTIDE BRIGHTEN ALL THE YEAR BESIDE
used 1900

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violets below MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU grassy design on 3 margins
QV Saxony
violets below MAY ONLY HAPPY DAYS AWAIT YOU grassy design on 3 margins
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die-cut plastic covers & single folded sheet secured with ribbon, 3 shallow scalloped edges
inside right top:- HOURLY JOYS BE STILL UPON YOU
below:-GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR -- FROM
inside middle right:- GOD GRANT YOU ALL YOUR HEARTS DESIRE THIS HAPPY NEW YEARS DAY....BE WAITING FOR YOU THERE

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violets in front of circular perforated design, 2 ivy leaves & ferns, gilt REMEMBRANCE
QV Saxony
violets in front of circular perforated design, 2 ivy leaves & ferns, gilt REMEMBRANCE
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die-cut single sheet, folded at top with smaller front flap, 3 serrated edges, ARTISTIC SERIES
inside:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM
same image & front title come with different greeting inside

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violets on front, TO GREET YOU upper left
QV Saxony
violets on front, TO GREET YOU upper left
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oblong single sheet, single fold ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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violets on perforated front left flap, THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE on perforated right flap
QV Saxony
violets on perforated front left flap, THERE'S GLADNESS IN REMEMBRANCE on perforated right flap
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die-cut, double fold, 2 irregular edges
inside back WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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violets & yellow daisy on front, TO GREET YOU lower right
QV Saxony
violets & yellow daisy on front, TO GREET YOU  lower right
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oblong single sheet, single fold ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right above:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A CHRISTMAS MERRY, A CHRISTMAS BRIGHT, SO RUNS THE WISH OF MY HEART TO-NIGHT, WITH HOPE AND HAPPINESS BY YOUR SIDE TO GLADDEN AND BLESS YOUR CHRISTMAS TIDE
used 1902

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violets & yellow daisy on front, TO GREET YOU lower right
QV Saxony
violets & yellow daisy on front, TO GREET YOU  lower right
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oblong single sheet, single fold ARTISTIC SERIES
inside right above:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A CHRISTMAS MERRY, A CHRISTMAS BRIGHT, SO RUNS THE WISH OF MY HEART TO-NIGHT, WITH HOPE AND HAPPINESS BY YOUR SIDE TO GLADDEN AND BLESS YOUR CHRISTMAS TIDE
used 1902

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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES above right, violets on front below left
QV Saxony
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES above right, violets on front below left
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oblong single sheet, single fold ARTISTIC SERIES
insideS right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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WITH BEST WISHES in gilt, shades of violet flowers above & in circular inset over green ribbon
QV Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES in gilt, shades of violet flowers above & in circular inset over green ribbon
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3 die-cut wavy pale yellow & gilt margins, single fold
inside right top:- A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- I WISH YOU MANY BRIGHT NEW YEARS WITH EVERY JOY THAT LIFE ENDEARS.

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WITH BEST WISHES in gilt, violets above & below green design, white daisy below
QV Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES in gilt, violets above & below green design, white daisy below
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oblong, single fold, 3 narrow gilt margins
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- A CHRISTMAS MERRY, A CHRISTMAS BRIGHT, SO RUNS THE WISH OF MY HEART TO-NIGHT, WITH HOPE AND HAPPINESS BY YOUR SIDE TO GLADDEN AND BLESS YOUR CHRISTMASTIDE
used 1902

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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets central on perforated designed front, pink wild roses & pink ribbons
QV Saxony
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH violets central on perforated designed front, pink wild roses & pink ribbons
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die-cut, single fold, 3 scalloped & serrated edges
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS -- FROM

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