SET: Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, holly & robins

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

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A CHEERY SEASON AND A HAPPY HOME, robin perched on snowy log,winter rural scene behind, holly left, kettle over blazing fire base ritght
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A CHEERY SEASON AND A HAPPY HOME, robin perched on snowy log,winter rural scene behind, holly left, kettle over blazing fire base ritght
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, embossed
inside left top:- lantern, holly, tiny rural scene in red
below:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
right top:-black & white winter scene
below:-THE BELLS ARE ALL RINGING FOR CHRISTMAS IS HERE WE SEND YOU FOND GREETING AND WISH YOU GOOD CHEER MAY PEACE, JOY AND GLADNESS AND FRIENDS THAT ARE TRUE AND EARTH'S RICHEST BLESSINGS BE EVER WITH YOU.

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AGLOW WITH THE WARMEST OF WISHES above 3 robins perched below winter scene with person on path
KGV UK
AGLOW WITH THE WARMEST OF WISHES above 3 robins perched below winter scene with person on path
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside left:- black & white holly & wish-bone
right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-A LITTLE CARD WITH A FRIENDLY WISH THERE'S NOTHING NEW ABOUT IT, YET DON'T THINK SOMEHOW, YOU AND I WOULD LIKE TO BE WITHOUT IT.
used in 1926

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below right, lighted church, much snow, holly & flying robin left, 2 people stand
KGV UK
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below right, lighted church, much snow, holly & flying robin left, 2 people stand
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, narrow gilt margins
inside left:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in red
right:-MAY YOUR LOT BE HAPPY ALL THE SEASONS THROUGH ONLY PEACE AND GLADNESS MAY THEY HOLD FOR YOU AS YOU JOURNEY ONWARD MAY YOU EVER FIND LIFE MORE FAIR AND SUNNY FRIENDS MORE TRUE AND KIND.
used in 1912

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy rural inset in sepia at top, verse, holly & robin in sepia below
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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy rural inset in sepia at top, verse, holly & robin in sepia below
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verse from front:-THE ROBIN CHANTS MY WISH TO-DAY AND THIS IS WHAT HE SINGS: MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL THE LOVELY THINGS THAT YOU AND i HAVE TALKED ABOUT PAST ALL IMAGININGS.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-grandfather clock
right top:-THE SEASONS GREETINGS ALL FOR YOU
below:-HERE IS A LOVELY CHRISTMAS TREE WITHIN A FERTILE HEART, AND ON IT HANG THE LOVLIEST THINGS FROM OUT THE RICHEST MART. THE BRANCHES BEND WITH MEMORIES AND GOLDEN WISHES TRUE, GOOD-WILL AND PEACE, AND JOY AND LOVE, AND BOUNTEOUS BLESSINGS TOO, THIS CHRISTMAS TREE IS IN MY HEART; THE GIFTS ARE ALL FOR YOU.

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy rural inset in sepia & colour at top, verse, holly & robin in colour below
KGV UK
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS below snowy rural inset in sepia & colour at top, verse, holly & robin in colour below
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verse from front:-THE ROBIN CHANTS MY WISH TO-DAY AND THIS IS WHAT HE SINGS: MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU HAPPINESS AND ALL THE LOVELY THINGS THAT YOU AND i HAVE TALKED ABOUT PAST ALL IMAGININGS.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-sepia dog threatened by wasp
right top:-WARMEST WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-THERE'S A BIG, BIG LOG ON THE HEARTH AGLOW WITH ITS YULETIDE BLAZE OF LIGHT! AND INTO MY HEART I GUESS YOU KNOW WHAT COMES THIS CHRISTMAS NIGHT! A THOUGHT, A WISH AND A SOMETIME DREAM, ALL BURNISHED WITH MEMORY GOLD! AS I PRY MY PRAYER IN THE FIRELIGHT GLEAM -- THAT SAME DEAR PRAYER OF OLD!

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A MERRY NOTE OF CHRISTMAS below child sitting in tree playing pipes to robin, yellow background, marginal holly designs
KGV UK
A MERRY NOTE OF CHRISTMAS below child sitting in tree playing pipes to robin, yellow background, marginal holly designs
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-three rabbits facing away holding envelopes
right top:-LOVE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-I WANT THIS LITTLE CARD TO TELL HOW HEARTILY I WISH YOU WELL; MAY GOOD LUCK JOIN IT ON THE WAY AND BRING YOU ALL YOU WISH TO-DAY

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AN OLD FASHIONED WISH.... below, holly & English robin right, in front of snowy wood
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AN OLD FASHIONED WISH.... below, holly & English robin right, in front of snowy wood
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verse from front:-AN OLD FASHIONED WISH IN AN OLD FASHIONED WAY, GOOD CHEER TO YOU AND YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-black & white cottage interior
right top:-HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS
below:-A RIGHT MERRY CHRISTMAS I WISH YOU, A CHRISTMAS WITH GLADNESS O'ERFLOWING. A RIGHT MERRY CHRISTMAS I WISH YOU, A CHRISTMAS WITH HAPPINESS GLOWING: A CHRISTMAS MADE BRIGHT BEYOND MEASURE BY KINDNESS, AFFECTION AND PLEASURE
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

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AN OLD FASHIONED WISH.... below, holly & English robin right, in front of snowy wood
KGV UK
AN OLD FASHIONED WISH.... below, holly & English robin right, in front of snowy wood
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verse from front:-AN OLD FASHIONED WISH IN AN OLD FASHIONED WAY, GOOD CHEER TO YOU AND YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS DAY
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:-black & white blazing fire
inside right top:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW
below:-O CHRISTMAS TIME'S A FINE TIME, AND CHRISTMAS JOYS ARE RARE, AND CHRISTMAS CHEER IS RIGHT CHEER, AND SO IS CHRISTMAS AIR!.....SAD TO LEAVE BEHIND
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

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A SONG OF CHRISTMAS in blue below robin perched on holly, snowy rural scene, lighted church, evening, 2 gilt bells above
KGV UK
A SONG OF CHRISTMAS in blue below robin perched on holly, snowy rural scene, lighted church, evening, 2 gilt bells above
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right top:-THE SEASONS GREETINGS
below:-THIS CHRISTMAS CARD JUST BEARS FROM ME THE WISH THAT YOU MOST BLEST MAY BE; AND THOUGH THE WORDS ARE VERY FEW, MY HEART HOPES EVERY JOY FOR YOU

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BRIGHTLY GLOW THE SEASON'S JOYS, 5 English robins perched round lamp & below
KGV UK
BRIGHTLY GLOW THE SEASON'S JOYS, 5 English robins perched round lamp & below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, narrow yellow marginal design
inside left:-tiny rural scene
right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-ONLY A CARD, IT IS TRUE, BUT COULD I NOW GIVE IT A VOICE, IT WOULD WHISPER A MESSAGE TO YOU THAT WOUD CAUSE YOU TO SMILE AND REJOICE, BUT IT SEEKS ALL IN SILENCE JUST THIS TO IMPORT, ALL THE LOVE AND GOOD WISHES THAT COME FROM MY HEART

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CHEERY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS below girl walking in snowy winter scene 3 English robins above
KGV UK
CHEERY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS below girl walking in snowy winter scene 3 English robins above
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oblong sheet, single fold
inside right :-THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON FROM

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CHEERY GREETINGS AND WARMEST WISHES FOR THE SEASON, English robin left above mistletoe, much snow
KGV UK
CHEERY GREETINGS AND WARMEST WISHES FOR THE SEASON, English robin left above mistletoe, much snow
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
right top: small winter rural inset, A MERRY CHRISTMAS
below:-CAROL MERRY ROUNDELAYS, ALL GOOD FOLKS HAVE REASON, JUST TO SING THEIR HAPPY SONGS THROUGH THIS FESTIVE SEASON; BEAR YE WITNESS, CHANTING CLEAR, YOUNG AND OLD TAKE PART, PEACE IN EVERY HOME TO-DAY JOY IN EVERY HEART
used in 1924

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CHEERY GREETINGS AND WARM WISHES in gilt, English robin on post below, lit window above right, much snow
KGV UK
CHEERY GREETINGS AND WARM WISHES in gilt, English robin on post below, lit window above right, much snow
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verse from front:- MAY YULETIDE GIVE YOU OF THE BEST, AND YOUR OWN HEART SUPPLY THE REST
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES, small winter scene
right:-A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH IN A HOME BRIGHT AND HAPPY WITH THE JOYS OF THE SEASON
used in 1924

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CHRISTMAS(illuminated) over berried holly WARM WISHES below, English robin & lantern left
KGV UK
CHRISTMAS(illuminated)  over berried holly WARM WISHES below, English robin & lantern left
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside left:-tiny scene of 2 rabbits & tree
right top :-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- THE WISH OF THE OLDEN DAYS, THE WISH THAT COMES EVER ANEW THE WISH THAT IS WELCOME TO OUR HEARTS, WHILE YULE DOTH ITS JOYS RENEW; I SEND IT AGAIN IN FRIENDSHIP'S NAME A CHRISTMASTIDE BRIGHT TO YOU

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CHRISTMASTIDE AGAIN....on gilt bordered plaque, 2 English robins below & holly above & below
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CHRISTMASTIDE AGAIN....on gilt bordered plaque, 2 English robins below & holly above & below
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verse from front:-CHRISTMASTIDE AGAIN IS HERE MAY IT BRING YOU A\LL GOOD CHEER, JOY AND ALL PROSPERITY AND A KINDLY THOUGHT OF ME
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:-THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON FROM
right:- ONLY A WISH AND A GREETING, ONLY A THOUGHT, AND A PRAYER, FOR A SEASON OF PEACE AND REJOICING, AND A CHRISTMAS UNSHADOWED BY CARE....

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GLAD BELLS OF YULE.....below snow scene, man & dog walk towards lighted church. English robin & holly below
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GLAD BELLS OF YULE.....below snow scene, man & dog walk towards lighted church. English robin & holly below
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verse from front:-GLAD BELLS OF YULE CHIME JOY TO HEART AND HOME
single sheet, single folded, grey & yellow marginal design
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR

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GLAD CHIMES OF YULE below holly, 3 gilt bells, snow scene, lighted church, English robin & holly below
KGV UK
GLAD CHIMES OF YULE below holly, 3 gilt bells, snow scene, lighted church, English robin & holly below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed, grey marginal design
inside left:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:- STARS OF CHRISTMAS ON YOU SHINE WHISPERING YOU THIS WISH OF MINE BELLS OF CHRISTMAS TO YOU BRING JOY AND GLADNESS AS THEY RING

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GLADLY THINKING.... below holly, 4 English robins & holly below window
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GLADLY THINKING.... below holly, 4 English robins & holly below window
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verse from front:-GLADLY THINKING OF YOU TO-DAY BECAUSE OF CHRISTMAS AND WISHING YOU EVERY HAPPINESS FOR ALL THE BRIGHT NEW DAYS TO COME.,
oblong sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS TO FROM FROM

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GOOD CHEER AND GOODWILL below English robin perched on berried holly, snowy rural scene, person carrying tree on bridge with child
KGV UK
GOOD CHEER AND GOODWILL below English robin perched on berried  holly, snowy rural scene, person carrying tree on bridge with child
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left:-small black & white cottage interior
right top:-GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
below:-YES IT IS HERE! THE SPIRIT OF THE TIME, THE SPIRIT OF GOODWILL AND HAPPINESS, WE HEARE IT IN THE SOUND OF CHANT AND CHIME, WE FEEL IT IN THE GENIAL KINDLINESS OF ALL AROUND US, AND I KNOW THAT YOU WILL RECOGNISE IT IN MY GREETING TOO!

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HAPPINESS GLOW.... below lantern between English robins perched on berried holly
KGV UK
HAPPINESS GLOW.... below lantern between English robins perched on berried  holly
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verse from front:-HAPPINESS GLOW WITHIN YOUR HEART THIS CHEERY SEASON AND THE YEAR TO COME.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right:-THE SUN IS SINKING IN THE WEST, TOMORROW WILL BE CHRISTMAS DAY, AND I WISH THAT ALL THE BEST OF LIFE'S GOOD THINGS MAY COME OUR WAY; AND STAY WITH YOU TO BLESS AND CHEER, TILL YULE AGAIN SHALL END THE YEAR.

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MANY PLEASURES CHRISTMAS BRINGS....3 English robins or blue birds of happiness perched on berried holly
KGV UK
MANY PLEASURES CHRISTMAS BRINGS....3 English robins or blue birds of happiness perched on berried holly
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verse from front:- ON ITS WIDE AND GLOWING WINGS. MAY THE BRIGHTEST OF THEM ALL ON YOUR PATH THIS SEASON FALL.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, 4 gilt edges
inside right :-HAPPINESS! I WISH YOU IN FULL MEASURE NOT ONLY AT THIS GLAD SEASON OF GOODWILL, BUT FOR ALL THE BRIGHT AND SUNNY DAYS TO COME.

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PEACE AND GLADNESS CROWN THE DAYS TO COME on white plaque, berried holly around, English robin below
KGV UK
PEACE AND GLADNESS CROWN THE DAYS TO COME on white plaque, berried  holly around, English robin below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, narrow white margins
inside left:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right top:-tiny grey rural inset
below:- A CHEERY HEART THOUGH THE SKY BE GREY AND A MERRY TIME BETIDE YOU, WITH GLADNESS WITH YOU ALL THE WAY AND ALL GOOD LUCK TO GUIDE YOU
same title & images, but different greetings inside

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PEACE AND GLADNESS CROWN THE DAYS TO COME on white plaque, berried holly around, English robin below
KGV UK
PEACE AND GLADNESS CROWN THE DAYS TO COME on white plaque, berried  holly around, English robin below
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, narrow white margins
inside left:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
right:- A BLITHE AND CHEERY FIRESIDE, RINGED ROUND BY FACES DEAR, A MERRY, MERRY CHRISTMAS-TIDE, BRING IN A PROSPEROUS YEAR: ITS JOYS AND HOPES WITH YOU REMAIN TILL CHRISTMAS DAY COMES ROUND AGAIN
same title & images, but different greetings inside

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THE BELLS OF YULETIDE......, house & church left, berried holly around 3 bells, 2 English robins
KGV UK
THE BELLS OF YULETIDE......, house & church left, berried holly around 3 bells, 2 English robins
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verse from front:-THE BELLS OF YULETIDE BRING YOU PEACE AND JOY
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right top:-TO WISH YOU HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- MY GREETINGS BRIEF, FOR SPACE IS SMALL, BUT IT WILL SERV TO BRING MY WARMEST WISHES TO YOU ALL WHILE CHRISTMAS JOY-BELLS RING
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside
used in 1919

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THE BELLS OF YULETIDE......, house & church left, berried holly around 3 bells, 2 English robins
KGV UK
THE BELLS OF YULETIDE......, house & church left, berried holly around 3 bells, 2 English robins
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verse from front:-THE BELLS OF YULETIDE BRING YOU PEACE AND JOY
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right top:-A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:- AH, BE YOU BLEST THIS CHRISTMAS DAY WITH ALL THE BEST THAT LIFE MAY KNOW OF HAPPINESS, MAY HOPE'S BRIGHT RAY FOR EVER ON YOUR PATHWAY GLOW.
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

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THE BIRD OF SONG...3 English robins perched on snowy holly & fence
KGV UK
THE BIRD OF SONG...3 English robins perched on snowy holly & fence
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quote on front:-THE BIRD OF SONG WHOM MAN LOVES BEST, THE PIOUS BIRD WITH THE SCARLET BREAST
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside top:-CHRISTMAS GREETING
below:-I SEND YOU A WISH SINCERE, A GOOD OLD-FASHIONED GREETING: MAY CHRITMAS BE BRIGHT AND GAY WITH MANY A HAPPY MEETING.

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THE SEASON'S GREETINGS below rural inset of village under snow, berried holly, flying English robin
KGV UK
THE SEASON'S GREETINGS below rural inset of village under snow, berried holly, flying English robin
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oblong sheet, single fold
inside left:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right top:- EAST WEST HOMES BEST above cottage & interior
below:-CHRISTMAS WITH ITS KINDNESS, CHRISTMAS WITH ITS MIRTH, MAKE OF THIS BRIGHT SEASON THE GLADDEST TIME ON EARTH. CHRISTMAS BRING YOU PLEASURE - THE BEST IT CAN BESTOW, OF JOY IN FULLEST MEASURE, THAT HUMAN HEART CAN KNOW.

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THE SEASON'S GREETINGS.... below seal of cottage under snow, berried holly, perched English robin
KGV UK
THE SEASON'S GREETINGS.... below seal of cottage under snow, berried holly, perched English robin
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2 quotes on front:-THERE SEEMS A MAGIC IN THE VERY NAME OF CHRISTMAS & THE SEASON'S GREETINGS SEALED WITH GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
oblong sheet, single fold
inside left plain

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TO GREET YOU on oval white plaque below complex design of berried holly, perched English robin singing
KGV UK
TO GREET YOU on oval white plaque below complex design of berried holly, perched English robin singing
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside left :-THE SEASON'S GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM
inside right:- CHRISTMAS THE MERRY AND KINDLY, IS DAWNING AGAIN ON EARTH, HOW CHEERY AND SWEET ARE ITS PLEASURES, HOW SUNNY AND PEACEFUL ITS MIRTH, A SEASON OF GLADNESS UNCLOUDED THIS CHRISTMASTIDE BRING TO YOUR HEART.

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TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY SEASON berried holly, perched English robin by moonlight
KGV UK
TO WISH YOU  A BRIGHT AND HAPPY SEASON berried holly, perched English robin by moonlight
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left :-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
inside right:- AGAIN AMONG THE WINTER SNOWS WE LIGHT THE HEARTH-FIRE OF OUR HEARTS UNTIL WITH LIVING WARMTH IT GLOWS, AND INTO BUSY BEING STARTS WARM WISH , AND HOPE AND LOVING THOUGHTS SUCH AS MY LITTLE CARD HAS BROUGHT.

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WARM AND CHEERY GREETINGS snowy rural evening inset perched English robin
KGV UK
WARM AND CHEERY GREETINGS snowy rural evening inset perched English robin
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right top :- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
below:- AH, , WITH ALL ITS MEMORIES SWEET AND DEAR WITH ALL ITS HOPES AND JOYS AND ALL THE KINDLY WAYS WHICH NEVER PALL - AND IN THE SPIRIT OF THE DAY MY GREETING WARM I THUS CONVEY
used in 1929

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