SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & GV period), Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, cats & dogs, artist:B. Cobbe

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, with or w/o TORONTO, with or w/o MONTREAL ; -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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A HAPPY TIME in blue above 3 kittens, one has caught a mouse
KED&KGV Saxony
A HAPPY TIME  in blue above 3 kittens, one has caught a mouse
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-HOPEFUL, BRIGHT, AND CHEERY RUNS MY CHRISTMAS RHYME, WITH LOVE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME!

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A JOLLY TIME(made with matches) above dog sitting on cigar-case smoking a cigar, cream background
KED&KGV Saxony
A JOLLY TIME(made with matches) above dog sitting on cigar-case smoking a cigar, cream background
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed
inside second right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-MAY JOLLY CHRISTMASTIDE COMMAND OF JOY AND PEACE A SPECIAL BRAND AND SCATTER THEM ABOUT FROM MORN TILL NIGHT WITH LAVISH HAND AND CARE REDUCE TO ASHES, AND WEED EVEY TROUBLE OUT!
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside

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A JOLLY TIME(made with matches) above dog sitting on cigar-case smoking a cigar, green background
KED&KGV Saxony
A JOLLY TIME(made with matches) above dog sitting on cigar-case smoking a cigar, green background
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed
inside second right top:- MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:"A JOLLY YULE! MAY FORTUNE VOW TO DOG YOUR STEP! AND AYE, AS NOW TO ALL YOUR WISHES - BOW - BOW - WOW!
same front title & image comes with different greetings inside
used in 1912

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BEST WISHES in gilt on white scroll over puppy & kitten among violets
KED&KGV Saxony
BEST WISHES in gilt on white scroll over puppy & kitten among violets
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside second right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, DARLING ALL THE BRIGHT DELIGHTFUL DAY - I SHALL THINK OF YOU AND LOVE YOU, MIDST YOUR FUN AND HAPPY PLAY!

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BEST WISHES in red on palisade fence, kitten picks holly
KED&KGV Saxony
BEST WISHES in red on palisade fence, kitten picks holly
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oblong single sheet single folded, embossed
inside right top:- KEEP YOUR FACE ALWAYS TOWARDS THE SUNSHINE, AND THE SHADOWS WILL FALL BEHIND YOU
below:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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CATCH AS CATCH CAN, YAH kitten looks down at drawing of 3 mice on slate
KED&KGV Saxony
CATCH AS CATCH CAN, YAH  kitten looks down at drawing of 3 mice on slate
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oblong single sheet, single folded, EMBOSSED
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-ONE, TWO, THREE,- UPON HIS PAW I'D TAKE THE KITTENS' PART AND BURN OLD CATTY'S STICK I'M SURER I WOULD WITH ALL MY HEART - FOR THOUGH THE KITTEN CAN'T SPELL "MICE", WITH PEN AND INK HE WROTE TO YOU, HIS FRIEND

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DON'T BE SHY! kitten wishes to play with unhappy puppy on blue lead
KED&KGV Saxony
DON'T BE SHY!  kitten wishes to play with unhappy puppy on blue lead
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed, narrow blue margins
inside second left:- WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:- IT IS THE CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL SO HERE'S TO CHILDREN BIG OR SMALL! AND WHILE I WISH WITH ALL MY HEART A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO THEM ALL I WISH YOU GAYEST OF THE GAY AND MAY YOU SPEND THE MERRIEST DAY.

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GOOD WISHES in gilt, A DIFFERENCE OF OPINION above kitten defending plate of fish from 2 puppies
KED&KGV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt, A DIFFERENCE OF OPINION above kitten defending plate of fish from 2 puppies
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oblong sheet single folded, embossed inset
inside right top:-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU - MAY THE DAYS THAT FOLLOW SEEM, WITH THE WEALTH OF JOY THEY BRING YOU, LIKE A BRIGHT AND HAPPY DREAM. FROM
same image & front title comes with different inside greetings & postcard 3582 THIS IS MY MILK & 9707 UNWELCOME VISITORS

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GOOD WISHES in gilt, A DIFFERENCE OF OPINION above kitten defending plate of fish from 2 puppies
KED&KGV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt, A DIFFERENCE OF OPINION above kitten defending plate of fish from 2 puppies
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oblong sheet single folded, embossed inset
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETING WITH WITH LOVING WISHES
below:- WITH ALL MY HEART I SEND TO YOU A CHRISTMAS GREETING KIND AND GAY, MAY ALL THE OLD-- AND MANY NEW AMUSEMENTS BLITHE, BE YOURS TO-DAY.
same image & front title comes with different inside greetings & postcard 3582 THIS IS MY MILK & 9707 UNWELCOME VISITORS

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GOOD WISHES in gilt on scroll below kitten among blue forget-me-nots
KED&KGV Saxony
GOOD WISHES in gilt on scroll below kitten among blue forget-me-nots
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside second right top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-WITH ALL MY HEART I SEND TO YOU A NEW YEAR'S GREETING KIND AND GAY, MAY ALL THE OLD -AND MANY NEW AMUSEMENTS BLITHE, BE YOURS TO-DAY.

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GOOD WISHES in red thread of wool below tabby cat playing with thread, lantern right
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GOOD WISHES in red thread of wool below tabby cat playing with thread, lantern right
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, 3 narrow yellow margins, embossed
Inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS in red
below:-THE DAY IS HERE THAT MEANS SO MUCH OF PLEASURE AND DELIGHT AND HERE'S A LITTLE GREETING CARD TO WISH WITH ALL MY MIGHT YOUR CHRISTMAS MAY BE MERRY, AND YOUR NEW YEAR VERY BRIGHT
same basic image signed postcard 8884 CATLAND, SERIES II.

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GREETINGS in gilt below kitten in window, another below offers holly from basket
KED&KGV Saxony
GREETINGS in gilt below kitten in window, another below offers holly from basket
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon single folded, embossed
inside second right top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- HOPEFUL, BRIGHT, AND CHEERY RUNS MY CHRISTMAS RHYME, WITH LOVE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME

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GREETINGS in gilt on plaque above 2 puppies among forget-me-nots
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GREETINGS in gilt on plaque above 2 puppies among forget-me-nots
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon single folded, embossed
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU DARLING, ALL THE BRIGHT DELIGHTFUL DAY - I SHALL THINK OF YOU, AND LOVE YOU, MIDST YOUR FUN AND HAPPY PLAY!

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GREETINGS TO YOU (G & Y illuminated) kitten peers over fence at puppy, pink stylised rose bush
KED&KGV Saxony
GREETINGS TO YOU (G & Y illuminated) kitten peers over fence at puppy, pink stylised rose bush
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-WITH LOVING WISHES
below:-I WISH YOU JOY AND ALL GOOD LUCK, NOW CHRISTMAS DAY IS HERE .... WHEN SANTA CLAUS COMES ROUND TO YOU

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HAPPY DAYS AND MANY(illuminated) below 2 kittens in window watching puppy below
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HAPPY DAYS AND MANY(illuminated) below 2 kittens in window watching puppy below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread single folded, embossed
inside right top:-WITH LOVING WISHES
below:-I WISH YOU JOY AND ALL GOOD LUCK, NOW CHRISTMAS DAY IS HERE, OH MAY IT BE THE HAPPIEST DAY IN ALL THE HAPPY YEAR! MAY MORE THAN ALL YOUR HOPES COME TRUE WHEN SANTA CLAUS COMES ROUND TO YOU!

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HAPPY DAYS in gilt above kitten protesting from inside a broken jug being rolled about by two puppies A FAMILY JAR at base
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HAPPY DAYS in gilt above kitten protesting from inside a broken jug being rolled about by two puppies A FAMILY JAR at base
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oblong single sheet, single folded, EMBOSSED
inside right top:-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU - MAY THE DAYS THAT FOLLOW SEEM, WITH THE WEALTH OF JOY THEY BRING YOU, LIKE A BRIGHT AND HAPPY DREAM.
same image, different titles Postcards 9361 AN UNSAFE RETREAT & 896P French edition, also same image & front title with different inside greetngs

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HAPPY DAYS in gilt above kitten protesting from inside a broken jug being rolled about by two puppies A FAMILY JAR at base
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HAPPY DAYS in gilt above kitten protesting from inside a broken jug being rolled about by two puppies A FAMILY JAR at base
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
below:-WITH ALL MY HEART I SEND TO YOU A NEW YEARS' GREETING KIND AND GAY, MAY ALL THE OLD - AND MANY NEW AMUSEMENTS BLITHE, BE YOURS TO-DAY
part of image on postcard 3053 & same image, different titles Postcards 9361 AN UNSAFE RETREAT & 896P French edition

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IN POSSESSION, THE BOLD DUCKLING duckling stands flapping wings on plate, puppy & kitten observe base in gilt TO GREET YOU.
KED&KGV Saxony
IN POSSESSION, THE BOLD DUCKLING duckling stands flapping wings on plate, puppy & kitten observe base in gilt TO GREET YOU.
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-WITH LOVING CHRISTMAS WISHES
below:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU - MAY THE DAYS THAT FOLLOW SEEM WITH THE WEALTH OF JOY THEY BRING YOU, LIKE A BRIGHT AND HAPPY DREAM.
same image WHEN CATS ARE KITTENS 9361 & 896P

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I SEAL THE WISH on scroll below inset of puppy with stick of wax in mouth, seal below, blue violets at top
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I SEAL THE WISH on scroll below inset of puppy with stick of wax in mouth, seal below, blue violets at top
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oblong single single folded, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-TODAY IS HERE THAT MEANS SO MUCH OF PLEASURE AND DELIGHT AND HERE'S A LITTLE GREETING CARD TO WISH WITH ALL MY MIGHT YOUR CHRISTMAS MAY BE MERRY, AND YOUR NEW YEAR VERY BRIGHT.
same basic image signed postcard 3564

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I WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS on plaque below KITTIE'S LITTLE LOVE AFFAIR kitten looks down at puppy
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I WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS on plaque below KITTIE'S LITTLE LOVE AFFAIR kitten looks down at puppy
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oblong cover with or w/o sheet secured by thread, single folded,narrow blue margins, embossed
inside right top:-BE MERRY AND BRIGHT
below:-SOME WILL BESTOW THEIR LOVE ON THIS, AND SOME THEIR LOVE ON THAT; SOME SAY THAT LOVE CAN E'EN EXIST BETWEEN A DOG AND CAT; I SAY, WHEREVER IT IS FOUND, THAT LOVE IS NOTHING NEW; SO I SEND THE SAME OLD LOVING WISH FOR HAPPINESS TO YOU. FROM
image of puppy comes on postcard 9358 & of kitten in 9537

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LOVING GREETINGS on plaque, puppy holds ribbons restraining cross kitten below
KED&KGV Saxony
LOVING GREETINGS on plaque, puppy holds ribbons restraining cross kitten below
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oblong cover & sheet secured bt thread, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-THE DAY IS HERE THAT MEANS SO MUCH OF PLEASURE AND DELIGHT AND HERE'S A LITTLE GREETING CARD TO WISH WITH ALL MY MIGHT YOUR CHRISTMAS MAY BE MERRY, AND YOUR NEW YEAR VERY BRIGHT.

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MAY I COME IN? below tied puppy, asking kitten, narrow yellow margins
KED&KGV Saxony
MAY I COME IN? below tied puppy, asking kitten, narrow yellow margins
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folded, embossed, inside second left:-LOVE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS or WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS right:-IT IS THE CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL SO HERE'S TO CHILDREN BIG OR SMALL! AND WHILE I WISH WITH ALL MY HEART A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO THEM ALL I WISH YOU THE GAYEST OF THE GAY AND MAY YOU SPEND THE MERRIEST DAY
comes with different Christmas headings

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MERRY CHRISTMAS below kitten watching personised dishes dance, narrow yellow margins
KED&KGV Saxony
MERRY CHRISTMAS below kitten watching personised dishes dance, narrow yellow margins
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-MISTLETOE, AND HOLLY BERRY LOVING WORDS, AND LAUGHTER MERRY, TELL THAT YULE IS HERE ONCE MORE - WITH HIS KIND HANDS OVERFLOWING WITH THE BEST OF ALL THAT'S GOING MAY HE ENTER AT YOUR DOOR FROM

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MERRY GREETINGS in red above puppy attempting to take letter to pillar-box, lantern above
KED&KGV Saxony
MERRY GREETINGS in red above puppy attempting to take letter to pillar-box, lantern above
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-TODAY IS HERE AND IT MEANS SO MUCH OF PLEASURE AND DELIGHT AND HERE'S A LITTLE GREETING CARD TO WISH WITH ALL MY MIGHT YOUR CHRISTMAS MAY BE MERRY AND YOUR NEW YEAR VERY BRIGHT FROM

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ON PURRPUSS TO GREET YOU WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A MERRY SEASON puppy looking down at black kitten
KED&KGV Saxony
ON PURRPUSS TO GREET YOU WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A MERRY SEASON puppy looking down at black kitten
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-WITH LOVE
below:-ALTHOUGH, WHILE PUSSIE PURRS, THE DOGS IN DOUBT, AND WONDERING WHAT ON EARTH IT'S ALL ABOUT SHE IS SO PLEASED BECAUSE SHE'S SENT TO WISH YOU HAPPINESS AND SWEET CONTENT.
used in 1912

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TO GREET YOU below, IN POSSESSION above puppy & kitten watching duckling standing in plate
KED&KGV Saxony
TO GREET YOU below, IN POSSESSION above puppy & kitten watching duckling standing in plate
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oblong, single folded
inside right top:-NEW YEAR GREETING WITH LOVE
below:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR, DEAR,- BRIMFUL OF EVERY BLISS, AND MANY A HAPPY YEAR, TO FOLLOW AFTER THIS FROM
comes as signed Tuck postcard 896 P

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TO GREET YOU black kitten behind fence, puppy in front carrying basket of holly
KED&KGV Saxony
TO GREET YOU black kitten behind fence, puppy in front carrying basket of holly
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oblong, single folded
inside right top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-HOPEFUL, BRIGHT, AND CHEERY RUNS MY CHRISTMAS RHYME, WITH LOVE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME! FROM

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TO GREET YOU LET'S BE FRIENDS - IT'S CHRISTMAS YOU KNOW kitten & puppy face off under holly & mistltoe
KED&KGV Saxony
TO GREET YOU  LET'S BE FRIENDS - IT'S CHRISTMAS YOU KNOW kitten & puppy face off under holly & mistltoe
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oblong cover, single folded,inside sheet probably missingi

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WARM WISHES in blue above 3 kittens in front of fire, HOME, SWEET HOME! BELOW
KED&KGV Saxony
WARM WISHES in blue above 3 kittens in front of fire, HOME, SWEET HOME! BELOW
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oblong cover & sheet, single folded
inside second right top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-HOPEFUL, BRIGHT, AND CHEERY RUNS MY CHRISTMAS RHYME, WITH LOVE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME! FROM
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside & partially on Greeting FIRESIDE FRIENDS
same image comes as signed Tuck postcard, including 8883

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WELCOME! WELCOME! WELCOME!(W's ILLUMINATED) below inset of 3 kittens looking through window at English robins on holly
KED&KGV Saxony
WELCOME! WELCOME! WELCOME!(W's ILLUMINATED) below inset of 3 kittens looking through window at English robins on holly
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oblong cover & sheet secured with thread, single folded
inside second right top:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS ONCE AGAIN WHILE WE HAIL ITS KINDLY REIGN, HERE'S THE DEAR OLD WISH SINCERE I SEND TO GREET YOU YEAR BY YEAR - A MERRY CHRISTMAS, AND MAY ALL TRUE HAPPINESS YOUR LOT BEFALL.
same image comes as signed Tuck postcard 8883

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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES(W,G,W's ILLUMINATED) above puppy carrying basket of holly
KED&KGV Saxony
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES(W,G,W's ILLUMINATED) above puppy carrying basket of holly
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oblong cover & sheet secured with thread, single folded
inside second right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in red
below:-I WISH YOU JOY AND ALL GOOD LUCK, NOW CHRISTMAS DAY IS HERE,OH MAY IT BE THE HAPPIEST DAY I N ALL THE HAPPY YEAR! MAY MORE THAN ALL YOUR HOPES COME TRUE WHEN SANTA CLAUS COMES ROUND TO YOU!

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WITH BEST WISHES in blue below puppy carrying mouse trap under THE TAIL OF A MOUSE & 2 kittens
KED&KGV Saxony
WITH BEST WISHES in blue below puppy carrying mouse trap under THE TAIL OF A MOUSE & 2 kittens
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oblong sheet, single folded. embossed
inside top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
A HEARTY NEW YEAR GREETING YOUR HAPPY EYES FOR MEETING THIS LITTLE CARD CONVEYS, MAY NE'ER A CLOUD O'ERTAKE IT, AND MAY PLEASURES MAKE IT THE MERRIEST OF DAYS. FROM
same image comes as signed Tuck postcard 3563 & 9361

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WITH GOOD WISHES 3 kittens in a row behind a ledge, bronze ivy below
KED&KGV Saxony
WITH GOOD WISHES 3 kittens in a row behind a ledge, bronze ivy below
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oblong, cover & inner sheet secured by thread, single folds
inner sheet first right:-WITH LOVING WISHES FOR A MERRY CHRISTMAS
next right: MAY TO-DAY BE SO SWEET .... IN THE HAPPY NEW YEAR THAT'S TO FOLLOW

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WITH GOOD WISHES in gilt above kitten in basket of holly, labelled 1ST. PRIZE
KED&KGV Saxony
WITH GOOD WISHES in gilt above kitten in basket of holly, labelled 1ST. PRIZE
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oblong single sheet, single folded, EMBOSSED
inside right top:-TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-HOPEFUL, BRIGHT, AND CHEERY RUNS MY CHRISTMAS RHYME, WITH LOVE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TIME!

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WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES in blue on fawn plaque below kitten, forget-me-nots in bowl
KED&KGV Saxony
WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES in blue on fawn plaque below kitten, forget-me-nots in bowl
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside right top:-BE MERRY AND BRIGHT.
below:-SOME WILL BESTOW THEIR LOVE ON THIIS, AND SOME THEIR LOVE ON THAT; SOME SAY THAT LOVE CAN E'EN EXIST BETWEEN A DOG AND CAT; I SAY, WHEREVER IT IS FOUND,THAT LOVE IS NOTHING NEW;SO I SEND THE SAME OLD LOVING WISH FOR HAPPINESS TO YOU
part of image on postcard 3053 & others

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