SET: Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, Old-style dress

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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 (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON); NEW YORK ; (with or w/o TORONTO) -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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A CHRISTMAS BELLE woman in old style dress signals black terrier to sit, while holding doorbell pull
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A CHRISTMAS BELLE woman in old style dress signals black terrier to sit, while holding doorbell pull
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inside right: IT WOULD NOT BE CHRISTMAS UNLESS I SAID A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU! AND THE BEST OF LUCK THROUGH THE YEAR AHEAD IN EVERYTHING YOU DO!

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A CHRISTMAS VISITOR night scene: man walks along snowy path carrying gifts, prominent house left
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A CHRISTMAS VISITOR night scene: man walks along snowy path carrying gifts, prominent house left
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single fold, borders
inside right: "A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS!" ... FOR YOUR GLADNESS DEEP AND TRUE!

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A CHRISTMAS WELCOME man gestures welcome through snowy doorway, family in sitting room right
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A CHRISTMAS WELCOME man gestures welcome through snowy doorway, family in sitting room right
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inside right: THE JOY AND CHEER AND MERRIMENT OF THIS CHRISTMASTIME .... A TRULY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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A HAPPY NEW YEAR 3 women in old style dresses look at black cat & kittens, flower garden & cottage, gilt panel right
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A HAPPY NEW YEAR 3 women in old style dresses look at black cat & kittens, flower garden & cottage, gilt panel right
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gilt, asymmetric quarter fold, panel right
inside left: WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR ... I'M WISHING YOU TODAY!
inside right: GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES
date used: XMAS 1949

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A HUNDRED YEARS AGO couple with dog & two ladies outside YE OLDE GIFT SHOPPE in winter
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A HUNDRED YEARS AGO couple with dog & two ladies outside YE OLDE GIFT SHOPPE in winter
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gilt, single fold, blue back, asymmetric quarter fold, panel right
inside right: TO GREET YOU WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND MAY THE NEW YEAR BRING YOU MANY JOYFUL HOURS AND LASTING FRIENDSHIPS
part of same image GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR

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A WELCOME GUEST man assists woman down from coach, snow falls, house in distance
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A WELCOME GUEST man assists woman down from coach, snow falls, house in distance
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single fold
inside right: CHRISTMAS, THE SEASON ... CHEER YOUR HEART FOR MANY A DAY TO COME
same image comes GREETINGS, smaller card with 6/3 x /2 on back

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BLINDMAN'S BLUFF man in blindfold faces right, party guests behind
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BLINDMAN'S BLUFF man in blindfold faces right, party guests behind
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single fold, card title on lower border
inside right: CHRISTMAS IS A TIME OF DEARLY-LOVED TRADITIONS .... EVER NEW FROM DAY TO DAY
same image comes MERRY CHRISTMAS, small card with 6/3 x /1 on back

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CHEERIO! townsfolk wave to exiting stagecoach, address on building reads PICKWICK PLACE NO. 4
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CHEERIO! townsfolk wave to exiting stagecoach, address on building reads PICKWICK PLACE NO. 4
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single fold, thin card stock
inside right: JUST A LITTLE CARD TO SAY, IN THE GOOD OLD-FASHIONED WAY, "HAPPY CHRISTMAS! GLAD NEW YEAR! MAY ALL THE THINGS YOU HOLD MOST DEAR FILL YOUR HEART WITH LASTING PLEASURE, HAPPINESS IS FULLEST MEASURE!

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CHRISTMAS EVE night snowy night scene, many people stand on street in glow of YE OLD GIFT SHOP
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CHRISTMAS EVE night snowy night scene, many people stand on street in glow of YE OLD GIFT SHOP
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asymmetric quarter fold, panel right
inside right: WHEN THERE'S GLADNESS IN THE AIR ... HAPPY CHRISTMAS!

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CHRISTMAS EVE woman in brown opens door, women in blue holds mistletoe, musicians play outside
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CHRISTMAS EVE woman in brown opens door, women in blue holds mistletoe, musicians play outside
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quarter fold, card stock watermarked with holly design
inside right: NOW THAT CHRISTMAS IS HERE AGAIN .... BEST OF LUCK IN THE NEW YEAR
same image comes as inset JOYOUS CHRISTMAS

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS decorative banner behind letter 'C', couple lower right, man holds small plant
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS decorative banner behind letter 'C', couple lower right, man holds small plant
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asymmetric horizontal single fold (front flap longer) small image on back left, lightly marbled card stock
front inscription cont'd: AND A WISH FOR YOUR HAPPINESS ALL THROUGH THE NEW YEAR
inside top: FROM
small image of holly & bells on back
NORTHAMPTON

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS man lifts hat to woman in old style dress facing right, coach & buildings in background
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS man lifts hat to woman in old style dress facing right, coach & buildings in background
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single fold, grey/black inset on marbled yellow card stock, small image of holly back left, NORTHAMPTON on back
blank inside

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS woman in red dress receives letters through mailslot in door
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS woman in red dress receives letters through mailslot in door
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single fold, card stock watermarked with floral design
inside right: WHEN THERE'S GLADNESS IN THE AIR, IT'S CHRISTMAS! ... PAUSE A MOMENT, I ENTREAT YOU, MERRY CHRISTMAS! COPYRIGHT

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EXPRESS DELIVERY man on horseback delivers parcels to woman & daughter, snow, houses behind
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EXPRESS DELIVERY man on horseback delivers parcels to woman & daughter, snow, houses behind
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single fold, poor quality paper
inside right: WHATEVER WILL BRING YOU HAPPINESS ... AND KEEP IT ALL THROUGH THE NEW YEAR
card in similar style THE NIGHT WATCHMAN

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GREETINGS 2 couples greet eachother, women shakes hands, snow falls
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GREETINGS 2 couples greet eachother, women shakes hands, snow falls
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single sheet folded to quarters, front title on panel right
inside right: JUST THE OLD, OLD WISH -- A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR lady in green with muff, lady in purple behind, red bow, blue border
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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR lady in green with muff, lady in purple behind, red bow, blue border
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single fold, blue back
inside right: NOW THAT THE MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS CASTS ITS SPELL OVER THE WORLD ... WARMEST WISHES FOR YOUR HAPPINESS
same image comes as a part of A HUNDRED YEARS AGO
NORTHAMPTON

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HOME FOR CHRISTMAS father walks forward with two children, man carries trunk behind, stagecoach in background, snow
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HOME FOR CHRISTMAS father walks forward with two children, man carries trunk behind, stagecoach in background, snow
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single fold, yellow & white borders
inside left: HEARTY GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS
inside right: SWEET MEMORIES IN OUR HEARTS ABOUND .... THOSE I'M SENDING NOW TO YOU!

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JOYOUS CHRISTMAS woman in brown opens door, women in blue holds mistletoe, musicians play outside, holly
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JOYOUS CHRISTMAS woman in brown opens door, women in blue holds mistletoe, musicians play outside, holly
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inside right in green: A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS! .... FOR YOUR GLADNESS DEEP AND TRUE!
same image comes CHRISTMAS EVE

no front title, 2 women in old style dress stand front of brightly coloured houses & evergreen trees, gilt sun against red background
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no front title, 2 women in old style dress stand front of brightly coloured houses & evergreen trees, gilt sun against red background
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inside right, in red: NOW THAT CHRISTMAS IS HERE AGAIN .... AND BEST OF LUCK IN THE COMING YEAR

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THE CAROL PARTY group of carollers walk forward along snowy road, man wears red scarf, houses right, blue & white borders
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THE CAROL PARTY group of carollers walk forward along snowy road, man wears red scarf, houses right, blue & white borders
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single fold
inside right: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES IN THE COMING YEAR

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TO GREET YOU AT CHRISTMAS AND WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR couple & dog facing away holding parcels
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TO GREET YOU AT CHRISTMAS AND WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR couple & dog facing away holding parcels
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asymmetric horizontal single fold (front flap longer) small image on back left, lightly marbled card stock
inside top: FROM
inside bottom: CHRISTMAS DAY IS COMING! A GLAD OCCASION TOO, BECAUSE IT MEANS ANOTHER CHANCE TO WISH GOOD LUCK TO YOU!
image of holly & lantern on back, NORTHAMPTON

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