SET: Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Saxony, Christmas & New Year, seascape, ships & sailing

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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; -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (SIGNALLED BY INTERNATIONAL CODE) on sail above flags
KED&KGV Saxony
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (SIGNALLED BY INTERNATIONAL CODE) on sail above flags
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oblong single sheet, single folded, embossed
inside left:-GREETINGS below small sailing ship
below:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right:-THERE'S A DAY BEYOND ALL OTHERS THAT IN MEMORY'S SHRINE ARE SET, THERE'S A CHARM ABOUT OLD CHRISTMAS THAT OUR HEARTS CAN NE'ER FORGET....CLASP OF FRIENDLY HANDS

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (SIGNALLED BY INTERNATIONAL CODE) on sail above flags, steamship behind, below KEEP A BRIGHT LOOK FORWARD
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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (SIGNALLED BY INTERNATIONAL CODE) on sail above flags, steamship behind, below KEEP A BRIGHT LOOK FORWARD
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside second right top:-ACROSS THE DISTANCE
below:-WE STAND WITH THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US - THE DISTANCE THAT MAKES NO BAR, - AND WAIT FOR THE WORD OF GREETING, THAT COMES TO EACH FROM AFAR....SANDS OF OUR HEARTS
used in 1914

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ALL GOOD BETIDE THE DAYS TO COME in gilt above sailing ship on waves
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ALL GOOD BETIDE THE DAYS TO COME in gilt above sailing ship on waves
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, embossed
inside first right:-"THE FELLOWSHIP OF KINDRED HEARTS IS SWEET, BUT YULETIDE'S CHARM DOTH MAKE IT SWEETER STILL"
second:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

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BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (illuminated) over sea-scape & scroll below
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BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS (illuminated) over sea-scape & scroll below
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on front scroll:- LONG LIFE TO YOU, AND JOY AND MAY YOU BASK IN THE FAIR SUNLIGHT OF GOOD FORTUNES FAVOURS.
oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed, inside blank or missing
used 1913

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS (illuminated) below seascape, sailing boats on stormy sea, light left
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS (illuminated) below seascape, sailing boats on stormy sea, light left
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oblong single sheet once folded, embossed
inside right:- KIND MESSAGES THAT PASS FROM SHORE TO SHORE FROM

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS verse, primitive airplane flies over steamship
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS verse, primitive airplane flies over steamship
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verse from front:-MY THOUGHTS ARE AIRSHIPS FLYING FAST, UPON A JOURNEY PLEASANT, LADEN WITH MEMORIES OF THE PAST, AND WISHES FOR THE PRESENT.
oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folded, narrow blue borders
inside second left:-WITH HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FROM
right:-I CANNOT MEET YOU, CLASP YOUR HAND BUT YOU WILL READ AND UNDERSTAND BY THIS, ALL THAT MY HEART WOULD SAY AND WISH FOR YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY

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GOOD WISHES in silver in sky of sea-scape with cliffs left
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GOOD WISHES in silver in sky of sea-scape with cliffs left
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oblong cover & two sheets secured by ribbon, silver margins
first right:- ALL GOOD BETIDE THE DAYS TO COME.
second:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GOOD WISHES in silver on seascape, cliffs left, silver margins
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GOOD WISHES in silver on seascape, cliffs left, silver margins
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, folded once, embossed
inside first right:- ALL GOOD BETIDE THE DAYS TO COME.
second :-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES mother and two children look at sailboats in the ocean
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GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES mother and two children look at sailboats in the ocean
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single folded, embossed
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- THE PUREST JOYS YOUR HEART FULFIL, LIKE SCENTS THAT SUMMER SUNS DISTIL, FROM FRAGRANT-SUMMER FLOWERS: AND OF THIS HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIDE MAY SWEETEST MEMORIES ABIDE, TO CHEER THE FUTURE'S HOURS

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HAPPINESS BETIDE YOU in gilt beside glittered border round seascape of boat with 2 sails, wild rose below
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HAPPINESS BETIDE YOU in gilt beside glittered border round seascape of boat with 2 sails, wild rose below
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, embossed
inside first right:- TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-HERE'S A MESSAGE FROM YOUR OWN FOLK, TO GREET YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, NO WATERS WIDE OUR HEARTS DIVIDE, THO' YOU ARE FAR AWAY....ALL THE COMING YEAR!

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HAPPY DAYS ROLL ONWARD in gilt above seascape with cliffs left & moon, 3 pink roses at top
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HAPPY DAYS ROLL ONWARD in gilt above seascape with cliffs left & moon, 3 pink roses at top
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single fold, embossed
inside second right top:- NEW YEAR GREETING carried by primitive airplane
below:-I GREET YOU O'ER THE SPACE THAT LIES TWIXT YOU AND ME THIS NEW YEAR'S DAY THROUGH GREY OR BLUE THE WINTRY SKIES MY THOUGHTS TO YOU WILL FIND A WAY: AND FOR YOUR WELFARE HOPES SINCERE ARE WAKING WITH THE WAKING YEAR.

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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated), tiny inset of sailing ship
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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR (illuminated), tiny inset of sailing ship
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from front:- MAY HE THAT HATH THE STEERAGE OF YOUR COURSE DIRECT YOUR SAIL
oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, embossed
inside right:-MEMORY COME CHRISTMAS WITH THY TENDER LIGHT, COME WITH THY SWEET INSISTANCE, ALL BROKEN LINKS TO REUNITE...GOLDEN SETTING

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