SET: Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Valentine, Various

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Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK (with or w/o TORONTO) -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

Items in Set

C'MON IN MY VALENTINE -- THERE'S LOTS OF ROOM FOR YOU arrow through large red heart, window flaps reveal cupid
ATUCKCARD
C'MON IN MY VALENTINE -- THERE'S LOTS OF ROOM FOR YOU  arrow through large red heart, window flaps reveal cupid
Item Comment

single folded sheet with two flaps that open, revealing perforated cupid
inside right: IF ONLY YOU COULD LOOK, SWEET ONE ... MY OWN DEAR VALENTINE!

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FEB. 14TH SWIFT TO BRING YOU cupid stands on heart, swallow on each side, filigree border, pink flowers
ATUCKCARD
FEB. 14TH SWIFT TO BRING YOU cupid stands on heart, swallow on each side, filigree border, pink flowers
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single sheet folded in quarters, asymmetric fold creates panel right
inside left: CUPID'S DART
inside right: PRAY RECEIVE IT IN YOUR HEART
date used: 1947
for similar card style see: Valentine, TO DAY'S THE DAY

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FIRST - CLASS MARKSMAN cupid, left, shoots arrows at heart target on tree
ATUCKCARD
FIRST - CLASS MARKSMAN cupid, left, shoots arrows at heart target on tree
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single folded sheet, cream borders, blue back
inside right: WHEN CUPID TAKES AIM ... MY HEART'S PIERCED THROUGH, AND I'M LONGING FOR LOTS OF KISSES!

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HEARTS ARE TRUMPS TO-DAY -- I WISH YOU WERE MY PARTNER woman's hand holds full house of cards, blue background
ATUCKCARD
HEARTS ARE TRUMPS TO-DAY -- I WISH YOU WERE MY PARTNER woman's hand holds full house of cards, blue background
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single folded sheet
inside left & right, framed by filigree border : I HOPE IT'S ON THE CARDS TO-DAY THAT YOU'LL BE MY VALENTINE ... SO LET ME CALL YOU MINE!

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I'D DO ANYTHING FOR YOU! woman, sitting left, hand winds yarn with gentleman's assistance
ATUCKCARD
I'D DO ANYTHING FOR YOU! woman, sitting left, hand winds yarn with gentleman's assistance
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single folded sheet, cream borders, red card titles & blue backs
inside right: IT'S ST. VALENTINE'S TO-DAY ... I LIKE YOU EVER SO!
note: second DINAH Valentine card, attached with string inside: OH WILL YOU BE MY PIN UP GIRL?
inside right: I LIKE YOU FACE ... BECAUSE I LIKE YOU SO!
same image comes singly

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I'LL BE YOUR SWEETHEART! couple in old style dress walk forward, surrounded by trees & greenery
ATUCKCARD
I'LL BE YOUR SWEETHEART! couple in old style dress walk forward, surrounded by trees & greenery
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single folded sheet, cream borders with card title in black at bottom
inside right: LOVE TO MY DEAREST ... WILL YOU PLEASE BE MINE?

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IT'S TIME TO SAY cuckoo clock with hearts in place of numbers
ATUCKCARD
IT'S TIME TO SAY cuckoo clock with hearts in place of numbers
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative panel front right
inside left, on letter addressed to MY VALENTINE
inside right: WON'T YOU BE MY VALENTINE?

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IT'S VALENTINES DAY 3 light blue cornflowers tied with red ribbon
ATUCKCARD
IT'S VALENTINES DAY 3 light blue cornflowers tied with red ribbon
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative panel front right
inside right: BLUE BIRDS FOR HAPPINESS ... DON'T LET IT ALWAYS BE - LOVE- IN - A - MIST

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LOVES ME NOT- LOVES ME, - ...... woman in bonnet & pink dress leans against fence, facing & looking left, blowing seeds of dandelion
ATUCKCARD
LOVES ME NOT- LOVES ME, - ...... woman in bonnet & pink dress leans against fence, facing & looking left, blowing seeds of dandelion
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single folded sheet, cream borders, red card titles & blue backs
inside right: JUST BECAUSE YOU ARE SO SWEET, YOU'RE THE ONE I WANT TO GREET ... I'M HALF WISHING YOU, MY DEAR!

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MORNING, NOON, AND NIGHT I THINK OF YOU! rooster, sun & moon
ATUCKCARD
MORNING, NOON, AND NIGHT I THINK OF YOU! rooster, sun & moon
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative panel front right
inside: WON'T YOU MAKE THIS MY HAPPIEST DAY AND BE MY VALENTINE -- GOOD LUCK

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MY VALENTINE woman wearing yellow bonnet with long blue ribbons, carries flowers, panel of hearts right
ATUCKCARD
MY VALENTINE woman wearing yellow bonnet with long blue ribbons, carries flowers, panel of hearts right
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative panel of hearts revealed front right
inside: A DEAR LITTLE POSY FOR SOMEBODY SWEET ... PLEASE BE MY VALENTINE. DO! MY VALENTINE

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OH, HONEY!- large yellow beehive with red heart behind, orange coneflowers front
ATUCKCARD
OH, HONEY!- large yellow beehive with red heart behind, orange coneflowers front
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quarter fold, asymmetric fold creates panel right
inside right: YOU COULD "BEE" SO SWEET TO ME!

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THE OLD OLD STORY couple in old style dress rest in meadow surrounded by trees
ATUCKCARD
THE OLD OLD STORY couple in old style dress rest in meadow surrounded by trees
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single folded sheet, cream borders with card title in black at bottom
inside right: JUST IN CASE YOU DIDN'T KNOW .... AND WANT TO BE YOUR VALENTINE!
used: 1949

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TODAY'S THE DAY boy in sailor suit holds bouquet behind his back, girl in yellow checked dress faces forward
ATUCKCARD
TODAY'S THE DAY boy in sailor suit holds bouquet behind his back, girl in yellow checked dress faces forward
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative panel front- right
inside right: FOR ME TO SAY WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE?
for similar card style see: FEB 14th SWIFT TO BRING YOU

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TO GREET MY VALENTINE woman in pink dress faces left, gentleman in purple bows to kiss her hand, die-cut heart with gilt frame
ATUCKCARD
TO GREET MY VALENTINE woman in pink dress faces left, gentleman in purple bows to kiss her hand, die-cut heart with gilt frame
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asymmetric quarter fold, decorative edge right, die-cut & perforated, gilt, blue back
inside right: THE DAY WHEN I FIRST MET YOU ... FOR YOU'RE AS NICE AS NICE CAN BE!

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TO MY VALENTINE couple in old style dress within heart shaped inset, blue background
ATUCKCARD
TO MY VALENTINE couple in old style dress within heart shaped inset, blue background
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die-cut, single folded sheet, diagonal fold top left creates inner pop up heart
inside: SWEET ARE THE SUNSHINE AND THE FLOWERS ... BUT YOU, MY DEAREST VALENTINE ARE SWEETER FAR TO ME!
recorded use: 1944

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WAITING FOR YOU! man in plum waistcoat leans against tree, notebook in hand
ATUCKCARD
WAITING FOR YOU! man in plum waistcoat leans against tree, notebook in hand
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single folded sheet, cream borders, red card titles & blue backs
inside right: THERE'S SOMEONE I LIKE TO THINK OF ... JUST GUESS WHO THAT SOMEONE CAN BE!

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