SET: Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Printed in Great Britain, Christmas & New Year

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN
PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN at base -- with or w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON

Items in Set

A CHEERY SEASON OF WARM GOODWILL, inset man & child walk front in snow, berried holly behind, gilt borders
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A CHEERY SEASON OF WARM GOODWILL, inset man & child walk front in snow, berried holly behind, gilt borders
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
second inside left:- design over PEACE TO YOUR HOME
right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-ONLY A SIMPLE LITTLE CARD I SEND TO YOU TO-DAY BUT IT BEARS SINCEREST WISHES....WITH YOU ABIDE

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AGLOW WITH HAPPINESS FOR YOU in gilt right, 2 bluebirds above inset of roses, lavender & lilies
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AGLOW WITH HAPPINESS FOR YOU in gilt right, 2 bluebirds above inset of roses, lavender & lilies
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, pink background
inside left:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM
inside right top:- black & white sketch of 4 perched bids
below:- OH DAY OF HAPPY MEMORIES GLAD TIME OF MIRTH AND GLEE THE DAY WHEN I REMEMBER YOU AND YOU REMEMBER ME; THIS SEASON WITH ITS MANY JOYS STILL HOLDS US NEATH ITS SPELL. I KNOW YOU WISH THE BEST FOR ME YOU KNOW I WISH YOU WELL.

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, 2 birds-of-happiness (look like English robins) below berried holly, 3 gilt borders
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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU, 2 birds-of-happiness (look like English robins) below berried holly, 3 gilt borders
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string second inside left:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM right:-YET ANOTHER CHRISTMAS DAWNS, AND I MAKE MY WISHES KNOWN, MAY THR SEASONS HAPPY BE, TILL ITS LATEST HOUR HAS FLOWN, MAYITS TRUEST JOY IMPART, BRIGHTENING HOME AND GLADDENING HEART.

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ALL AGLOW WITH GOOD WISHES below right, circular snowy inset, 4 English robins, ivy & holly below left
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ALL AGLOW WITH GOOD WISHES below right, circular snowy inset, 4 English robins, ivy & holly below left
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds
inside right top:- THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON & sketch
below:-MERRY CHRISTMAS! AH THE WORDS MAKE OUR HEARTS BEAT LIGHTLY, MERRY CHRISTMAS! AT THE SOUND BRIGHT EYES BEAM MORE BRIGHTLY MERRY CHRISTMAS, GREAT AND SMALL - MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL.

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ALL FOR YOU! Santa Claus outside house with sack of toys and holly branch
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ALL FOR YOU! Santa Claus outside house with sack of toys and holly branch
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oblong cover
inside left:- LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
inside right:- DEAR JOLLY FATHER CHRISTMAS AT LAST HAS COME AGAIN WITH SUCH A LOT OF PRESENTS ENOUGH TO FILL A TRAIN! I WONDER WHERE HE GETS THEM I WONDER, TOO, WHO PAYS? MAY YOU WELL BE REMEMBERED THIS HAPPIEST OF DAYS

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ALL HAPPINESS BE YOURS AS YOU TREAD LIFES SUNNY DAY bowl of flowers and book
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ALL HAPPINESS BE YOURS AS YOU TREAD LIFES SUNNY DAY bowl of flowers and book
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- MAY THE NEW YEAR BRING YOU ONLY HAPPINESS
bottom:- A VERY HAPPY BRIGHT NEW YEAR - MAY ALL GOOD ATTEND YOU, ALL THAT MAKES LIFE SWEET AND DEAR, MAY KIND HEAVEN SEND YOU - KINDLY HANDS TO SMOOTH YOUR WAY LOVING SMILING TO CHEER YOU AND EVERY HOUR OF EVER DAY, NEW PLEASURES BRIGHT BE WITH YOU

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A LOAD OF GOOD WISHES in margin at base, girl & three teddies toboggon downhill, sun on horizon
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A LOAD OF GOOD WISHES in margin at base, girl & three teddies toboggon downhill, sun on horizon
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, gilt & pink margins
inside left:-small grey rural sketch, 2 rabbits
right top:- WISHING YOU A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:-WELCOME IT IN WITH A THREE TIMES THREE THAT DAY OF MERRIMENT, GLSD AND FREE, IT COMES ONLY ONCE A YEAR --MAY IT BRING HAPPINESS, DEAR, TO YOU, AND MAY EVERY HOUR BRING SOMETHING NEW.

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A MERRY GREETING verse, fantasy Jack in a box showers gifts on small girl below, black cat observes. holly above
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A MERRY GREETING verse, fantasy Jack in a box showers gifts on small girl below, black cat observes. holly above
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verse from front:-HERE WE ARE AGAIN AND HERE IS CHRISTMAS TOO, AND HERE'S A WISH FOR A HAPPY TIME WITH HEAPS OF LOVE TO YOU.
oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread
inside right:- A SEASON OF MIRTH AND GOOD CHEER TO YOU
same front image, title & verse comes with different inside greeting

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A MERRY GREETING verse, fantasy Jack in a box showers gifts on small girl below, black cat observes. holly above
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A MERRY GREETING verse, fantasy Jack in a box showers gifts on small girl below, black cat observes. holly above
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verse from front:-HERE WE ARE AGAIN AND HERE IS CHRISTMAS TOO, AND HERE'S A WISH FOR A HAPPY TIME WITH HEAPS OF LOVE TO YOU.
oblong single sheet
inside left:-sketch of pudding & ducks, MAY GOOD DIGESTION WAIT ON APPETITE AND HEALTH ON BOTH
inside right top:- A MERRY TIME TO YOU
below:-LOTS OF FUN AND FROLIC, MERRY HEARTS AND GAY; MAT YOU BE TRULY HAPPY ON THIS FESTIVE DAY.
same front image, title & verse comes with different inside greeting

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A MERRY TIME in gilt dog & black cat dance on their hind legs, 3 black cats observe from above
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A MERRY TIME in gilt dog & black cat dance on their hind legs, 3 black cats observe from above
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oblong single sheet, embossed
inside left:-grey sketch of bowl of roses
inside right :- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
dancing dog comes on Postcard 507 A MERRY CHRISTMAS I LOVE A LASSIE, O.

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A TEAM OF GOOD WISHES people in carriage being pulled by horses in winter scene
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A TEAM OF GOOD WISHES people in carriage being pulled by horses in winter scene
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oblong cover
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND THE BEST OF ALL GOOD WISHES

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A WISH inset of roses
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A WISH inset of roses
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oblong cover
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- WHEN CHRISTMAS TIME IS ON ITS WAY THERE IS SO MUCH WE WANT TO SAY, BUT HEARTS ARE JUST TOO GLAD FOR SPEECH SO QUIET GREETINGS PASS TO EACH, THEN TAKE THIS LITTLE WISH OF MINE, THAT ALL IS WELL WITH THEE AND THINE ADELA WILKINS

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CHEERY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS bird perched on holly in front of snowy cabin, verse above
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CHEERY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS bird perched on holly in front of snowy cabin, verse above
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oblong card
verse on cover:- JUST A MERRY LITTLE SONG, O'ER AND O'ER REPEATING, IN YOUR EARS TO LINGER LONG A CHEERY CHRISTMAS GREETING
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- THIS IS MY GREETING TRUE. SENT TO THE HEART OF YOU. WITH JOY'S REFRAIN, THAT YOU MAY BANISH CARE. FIND GLADNESS EVERYWHERE. CHRISTMAS HAS COME AGAIN

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CHEERY GREETINGS in gilt above snow scene, English robin perched on berried holly in front of cottage
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CHEERY GREETINGS in gilt above snow scene, English robin perched on berried holly in front of cottage
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single sheet, single fold, 3 narrow gilt borders, embossed
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- -MANY SONGS HAVE BEEN SUNG, MANY TALES HAVE BEEN TOLD, OF CHRISTMAS, AYE YOUNG, YET EVER SO OLD! BUT NEVER TOO OLD GROWS THE DEAR WAY OF SENDING GREETINGS ON CHRISTMAS DAY

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CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! bird perched on holly branch in front of snow cabin
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CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! bird perched on holly branch in front of snow cabin
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- A LIGHT HEART BE YOURS THROUGH ALL THE SEASONS
bottom:- CHRISTMAS COMES AND IN ITS TRAIN HOURS OF GLADNESS, HOURS OF PLEASURE MAY YOU AS IT PASSES GAIN ALL ITS JOY IN FULLEST MEASURE; JOY TO MAKE YOUR HEART MORE STRONG TO FACE THE NEW YEAR WITH A SONG C HANN

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CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! bird perched on holly branch in front of snow cabin
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CHRISTMAS! HAPPY CHRISTMAS! bird perched on holly branch in front of snow cabin
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oblong card, same design and greeting comes with insert attached by string
inside right top:- A LIGHT HEART BE YOURS THROUGH ALL THE SEASONS
bottom:- CHRISTMAS COMES AND IN ITS TRAIN HOURS OF GLADNESS, HOURS OF PLEASURE MAY YOU AS IT PASSES GAIN ALL ITS JOY IN FULLEST MEASURE; JOY TO MAKE YOUR HEART MORE STRONG TO FACE THE NEW YEAR WITH A SONG C HANN

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DOLLIGHTED TO GREET YOU toy soldier and doll dancing
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DOLLIGHTED TO GREET YOU toy soldier and doll dancing
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- COMPLIMENTS AND KISSES! CHRISTMAS DAY IS HERE: LOTS OF LOVING WISHES FOR THE COMING YEAR! HEART TO HEART AND FACE TO FACE HERE WE ARE TO SET THE PACE

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EAR'S A GO! A REAL LITTLE RAREBIT two rabbits embracing each other in a field
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EAR'S A GO! A REAL LITTLE RAREBIT two rabbits embracing each other in a field
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right:- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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FAIR THOUGHTS below inset of very colourful garden, woman in doorway
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FAIR THOUGHTS below inset of very colourful garden, woman in doorway
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-MANY SONGS HAVE BEEN SUNG, MANY TALES HAVE BEEN TOLD, OF CHRISTMAS, AYE YOUNG, YET EVER SO OLD! BUT NEVER TOO OLD GROWS THE DEAR WAY OF SENDING GREETINGS ON CHRISTMAS DAY

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FOR A CHEERY HAPPY SEASON robin perched on pole looks towards snowy cabin
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FOR A CHEERY HAPPY SEASON robin perched on pole looks towards snowy cabin
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oblong cover, same image and greeting comes with insert sheet
inside left:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
inside right top:- A SONG OF HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS DAY BE BRIGHTER, DEARER, THE LIGHT OF CHRISTMAS MORN SHINE SWEETER, CLEARER. ITS GIFT AND GREETINGS KIND YOUR PATHWAY BRIGHTEN, THE HAPPY SPELL IT SHEDS ALL HARDSHIPS LIGHTEN

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FOR A CHEERY HAPPY SEASON robin perched on pole looks towards snowy cabin
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FOR A CHEERY HAPPY SEASON robin perched on pole looks towards snowy cabin
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string, same image and greeting comes without string attached
inside left:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
inside right top:- A SONG OF HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- THE JOY OF CHRISTMAS DAY BE BRIGHTER, DEARER, THE LIGHT OF CHRISTMAS MORN SHINE SWEETER, CLEARER. ITS GIFT AND GREETINGS KIND YOUR PATHWAY BRIGHTEN, THE HAPPY SPELL IT SHEDS ALL HARDSHIPS LIGHTEN

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FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS LET'S KEEP THE POT BOILING cats circle around boiling pot
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FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS  LET'S KEEP THE POT BOILING cats circle around boiling pot
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
bottom:- CHRISTMAS TIME IS HOLLY TIME, TIME FOR JOY AND MIRTH, MISTLETOE FOR JOLLY TIME, GAYEST TIME ON EARTH. SO MY WISH FOR CHRISTMAS DAY, FRIENDS ON EVERY SIDE, HEALTH AND LUCK WITH YOU STAY TILL NEXT CHRISTMASTIDE

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FOR CHRISTMAS IS A HAPPY TIME! two robins perched on holly branch look up at inset of winter cabin
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FOR CHRISTMAS IS A HAPPY TIME! two robins perched on holly branch look up at inset of winter cabin
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inside left:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
right:- A WARM HEART AND A GLOWING HEARTH IN A HOME BRIGHT AND HAPPY WITH THE JOYS OF THE SEASON

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FOR CHRISTMAS IS A MERRY TIME over music, cat playing piano at top, another dances belowl
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FOR CHRISTMAS IS A MERRY TIME over music, cat playing piano at top, another dances belowl
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oblong single sheet single folded embossed
inside right :- HEARTY GREETINGS

note: We find artist attribution of unsigned black cats difficult. ( see M.L. Attwell, B. Mallet, F. E. Morgan & L. Wain among others)

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FRAGRANT WITH GOOD WISHES red, pink & white roses on wicker basket
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FRAGRANT WITH GOOD WISHES red, pink & white roses on wicker basket
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- THE SAME OLD TAIL- black cat using telephone, with tail applique on half sheet stuck to back cover
bottom:- GOOD LUCK AND PEACE
used 1940, may be"home made" from 2 cards

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GOOD CHEER AND A HAPPY SEASON one bird perched on holly branch, one in flight. snowy cabin scene to the left
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GOOD CHEER AND A HAPPY SEASON one bird perched on holly branch, one in flight. snowy cabin scene to the left
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE SEASON
bottom:- I WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS A BRIGHT AND GLAD NEW YEAR, AND ALL THE SEASON'S PLEASURE, THE BEST OF CHRISTMAS CHEER. MAY ALL YOU LOVE BE NEAR YOU MAY HAPPINESS ABOUND, MAY EVERY BLESSING CHEER YOU AND BE YOURS THE WHOLE YEAR ROUND

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GOOD LUCK AND HAPPINESS WING THEIR WAY TO YOU three blue birds of happiness in flight, cat stands on one of them
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GOOD LUCK AND HAPPINESS WING THEIR WAY TO YOU three blue birds of happiness in flight, cat stands on one of them
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE
bottom:- CHRISTMAS AGAIN, AND WONDERFUL; HOW QUICKLY TIME DOES FLY! THE PAGEANT OF THE SEASON'S JOYS AND PLEASURES PASSETH BY, CHRISTMAS IT IS, AND MERRIMENT WITH KINDLY WISHES TOO, OH, MAY THEY BRING THE HAPPIEST HOURS, AND FAIREST GIFTS TO YOU

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GOOD WISHES inset of two birds perched on branch above verse
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GOOD WISHES inset of two birds perched on branch above verse
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oblong card, insert secured by string
full verse on cover:- MAY THE SUNSHINE ON LIFE'S DIAL TELL OF FORTUNE'S HAPPY SMILE
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- ONE DAY OF HAPPY MEMORIES GLAD TIME OF MIRTH AND GLEE THE DAY WHEN I REMEMBER YOU AND YOU REMEMBER ME; THIS SEASON WITH ITS MANY JOYS STILL HOLDS US NEATH ITS SPELL, I KNOW YOU WISH THE BEST FOR ME, YOU KNOW I WISH YOU WELL

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GREETINGS cat wearing ribbon looks to the left
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GREETINGS cat wearing ribbon looks to the left
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- JUST TO WISH YOU A REAL COZY TIME WITH THE BEST OF EVERYTHING IN SEASON, AND NO END OF GOOD FORTUNE IN THE COMING YEAR

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GREETINGS FROM FAIRYLAND fairy sits atop mushroom playing flute, rabbits below
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GREETINGS FROM FAIRYLAND fairy sits atop mushroom playing flute, rabbits below
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- 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"

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GREETINGS WITH MANY A WISH verse...violets in glass, imp clutches base of glass, gilt, blue & black marginal design
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GREETINGS WITH MANY A WISH  verse...violets in glass, imp clutches base of glass, gilt, blue & black marginal design
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verse from front:-WITH MANY A WISH MY FANCY PLAYS BUT TAKE THIS ONE FROM ME, MAY JOY MAKE BRIGHT THE GOLDEN DAYS OF MANY YEARS TO BE
oblong single sheet single fold, gilt, blue & black marginal design
inside left:- black & white sketch of sundial
right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:-ONLY A SIMPLE LITTLE CARD I SEND TO YOU TO-DAY BUT IT BEARS SINCEREST WISHES FOR SUNSHINE ON YOUR WAY. THAT THE BEST AND FAIREST PLEASURES MAY CROWN YOUR CHRISTMASTIDE THAT HEALTH SAND JOY AND GLADNESS -MY E'ER WITH YOU ABIDE

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GREETINGS with verse inset Japanese spaniel puppy above, tabby kitten with holly below, gilt border
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GREETINGS with verse inset Japanese spaniel puppy above, tabby kitten with holly below, gilt border
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
verse from cover: MAY CHRISTMAS BE BRIGHT AND MERRY .... THE MESSAGE WE BRING TO YOU
inside right top:- A MERRY HEART GOES ALL DAY
bottom:- THE SEASONS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR
same image of dog comes as signed postcard 8682, SKETCHES OF DOGGIES -- JAPANESE SPANIEL PUPPY

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GREETINGS woman in dress stands in front of five white geese
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GREETINGS woman in dress stands in front of five white geese
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same cover comes with different greetings
inside right top:- WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- THIS CARD WILL TELL I WISH YOU WELL, AND HOPE THAT CHRISTMAS BRINGS GOOD LUCK FOR YOU AND PRESENTS TOO ALL SORTS OF JOLLY THINGS
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

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GREETINGS woman in dress stands in front of five white geese
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GREETINGS woman in dress stands in front of five white geese
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single sheet secured by string, same image comes with different greeting
inside right top:- TO WISH YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- WHEN CHRISTMAS TIME IS ON ITS WAY THERE IS SO MUCH WE WANT TO SAY, BUT, HEARTS ARE JUST TOO GLAD FOR SPEECH SO QUIET GREETINGS PASS TO EACH, THEN TAKE THIS LITTLE WISH OF MINE, THAT ALL IS WELL WITH THEE AND THINE
same image & front title comes with different greetings inside

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HAPPINESS above verse, jug of many coloured anemones, brown & purple designed margins
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HAPPINESS above verse, jug of many coloured anemones, brown & purple designed margins
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verse from front:-FULL MUCH I WISH FOR YOU TO-DAY, BUT FEW WORDS MUST MY HOPES EXPRESS, THAT EVERYTHING THAT COMES YOUR WAY WILL BE WRAPPED UP IN HAPPINESS.
oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread
inside left:-small sketch birds & blossom
right top:-THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- A GOLDEN FOOTPATH SHOWS THE WAY WHICH LEADS STRAIGHT ON TO CHRISTMAS DAY AND SPARKLING SUNBEAMS OVERHEAD SHALL LIGHT....FAIR AS GOLD

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HAPPINESS BETIDE horseshoe with flowers and two bluebirds in flight beside ocean inset
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HAPPINESS BETIDE horseshoe with flowers and two bluebirds in flight beside ocean inset
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single sheet secured by string
verse on cover:- THE HAPPINESS BIRD WITH WINGS OF BRIGHT BLUE WILL CARRY THIS MESSAGE AND GREETING TO YOU
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS ACROSS THE DISTANCE
bottom:- ACROSS THE LAND, ACROSS THE SEA THE BELLS RING OUT A MESSAGE TRUE MAY EVERY JOY BE YOURS TO-DAY THIS IS MY CHRISTMAS WISH FOR YOU

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HAPPINESS BE YOURS FROM DAY TO DAY in gilt below inset of walled garden, many flowers & blossom, 2 tiny bluebirds
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HAPPINESS BE YOURS FROM DAY TO DAY in gilt below inset of walled garden, many flowers & blossom, 2 tiny bluebirds
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, gilt marginal design
inside left:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU FROM
right top:-small black & white rural sketch, 2 windmills
below:- SUNSHINE AND JOY ON EVERY DAY, FLOWERS AND PLEASURE ON EVERY WAY HEARTS TO BE HAPPY ALL THE WHILE A FRIENDLY HAND AT EVERY STILE, NEVER A WOE OR CARE TO COME NIGH BUT MIRTH AND GLADNESS SHALL MAKE IT FLY.

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IT'S A CHRISTMAS GREETING AND THERE'S NO GETTING AWAY FROM IT! colorful bird pulls on ribbon attached to dog
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IT'S A CHRISTMAS GREETING AND THERE'S NO GETTING AWAY FROM IT! colorful bird pulls on ribbon attached to dog
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- WHAT DO I WISH FOR YOU? SAY, WHAT DON'T I! WHAT CAN I SAY TO YOU? SAY, WHAT WON'T I? GIVE ME A CHANCE JUST TO OPEN MY BEAK, AND I'LL SCREAM "MERRY CHRISTMAS, OLD THING," ALL THE WEEK!

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KISSING TIME! boy & girl kiss under mistletoe, berried holly left
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KISSING TIME! boy & girl kiss under mistletoe, berried holly left
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oblong single sheet single fold, embossed
inside right top:- WISHING YOU HEAPS OF FUN AT CHRISTMAS
below:- HIP HURRAH! FOR CHRISTMASTIME, CAKES AND GOODIES AND ALL THINGS PRIME, HERE'S MY WISH THAT IT MAY BE JUST AS JOLLY FOR YOU AS ME.
same front image & title come with different greetings inside

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KISSING TIME! boy & girl kiss under mistletoe, berried holly left
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KISSING TIME! boy & girl kiss under mistletoe, berried holly left
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oblong single sheet single fold, embossed
inside right top:- WITH LOVE FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS
below:- TO GREET YOU WITH A LOVING WISH TO SEND YOU FROM MY HEART A KISS TO WISH THE WISH FOR EVER NEW I SEND THIS LITTLE CARD TO YOU.
same front image & title come with different greetings inside

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KISS ME QUICK! SAY IT AGAIN two parrots perched on branch looking at each other
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KISS ME QUICK! SAY IT AGAIN two parrots perched on branch looking at each other
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single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
bottom:- I WISH, I WISH - WELL, CAN'T YOU GUESS? IF YOU WERE NEAR, IF YOU WERE HERE, I MIGHT SAY MORE, I MIGHT SAY LESS, WHAT LIPS CAN'T UTTER, EYES EXPRESS

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LET'S ALL HAVE A MERRY TIME! above pot of white heather & seated black cat looking front
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LET'S ALL HAVE A MERRY TIME! above pot of white heather & seated black cat looking front
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread
inside left:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
inside right top:- tiny sketch of black cat with 3 kittens threatening small dog
below:- A JOLLY YULE! MAY FORTUNE VOW TO DOG YOUR STEPS! AND AYE, AS NOW TO ALL YOUR WISHES --BOW-WOW-WOW

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LET'S TALK OF HAPPINESS colourfol bird perched above bowl of roses
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LET'S TALK OF HAPPINESS colourfol bird perched above bowl of roses
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oblong card
verse on cover:- THE WORDS ARE FEW BUT THE THOUGHT IS TRUE WHEN I WISH ALL JOY MAY COME TO YOU
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY YEAR TO FOLLOW
bottom:- I HAVE A LITTLE SONG TO SING, A SONG FOR CHRISTMAS DAY, ITS THEME IS OLD, YET EVER NEW, ITS MELODY IS GAY; IT TELLS OF KINDNESS AND GOODWILL, OF FRIENDLY HEARTS AND TRUE, AND SO I THINK I'LL SEND THIS LITTLE CARD TO YOU.

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MANY GOOD DAYS.... WHOLE YEARS OF THEM I HOPE horse-drawn carriage going down street
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MANY GOOD DAYS.... WHOLE YEARS OF THEM I HOPE horse-drawn carriage going down street
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single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- FRAME YOUR MIND TO MIRTH AND MERRIMENT WHICH BARS A THOUSAND HARMS AND LENGTHENS LIFE SHAKESPEARE
bottom:- HEARTY GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR FROM

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MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS inset of santa and two children carrying Christmas tree
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MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS inset of santa and two children carrying Christmas tree
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oblong card
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
bottom:- IF SANTA CLAUS HAD FILLED YOUR STOCKING WITH PRETTY TOYS, IT WOULD BE SHOCKING AND JUSTLY CAUSE YOU GRIEF AND PAIN IF THEY WERE TAKEN OUT AGAIN. MAY EACH GOOD THING THAT'S SENT YOUR WAY CRY "HERE I AM I'VE COME TO STAY!"
comes as signed postcard (MB) C 3001

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ROSY LUCK cat on branch below gilt horsehoe & exaggerated rose
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ROSY LUCK cat on branch below gilt horsehoe & exaggerated rose
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside left:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM
right:- SWEET MEMORIES CLUSTER ROUND THE DAY ALL CARES AND TOILS ARE PACKED AWAY WHEN CHRISTMAS-TIDE DRAWS NEAR SO MAY IT BRING FOND GREETINGS TOO WITH OTHER JOYS AND PLEASURES NEW TO FILL YOUR HEART WITH CHEER

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ROUND DECEMBERS CHEERFUL EMBERS ONE REMEMBERS MERRY CHRISTMAS winter cabin scene
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ROUND DECEMBERS CHEERFUL EMBERS ONE REMEMBERS MERRY CHRISTMAS winter cabin scene
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- ONCE AGAIN WE WELCOME CHRISTMAS WITH A HAPPINESS AT HEART SMILES AND JOY AND KINDLY GREETING WHILE THE SEASON'S CHARM IMPART; FRIENDSHIPS, OLD AND NEW, UNITING IN A BOND OF FESTIVE CHEER KEEPING ALL OUR HOPES AND PLEASURES GOLDEN FOR ANOTHER YEAR

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STUCK RHYMES WITH LUCK! large & small black cats sit side by side looking front
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STUCK RHYMES WITH LUCK! large & small black cats sit side by side looking front
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oblong single sheet single folded
inside left:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
right top:- tiny sketch of 4 black cats dancing in a circle
below:-WITHOUT A PAWS IN ITS DELIGHT FROM MERRY CHIME TO CHIME, MAY THIS DAY BE FROM MORN TILL NIGHT A MOST A-MEWS-ING TIME! AND EVERY JOY MAY IT REVEAL, ON PURR-PUSS TO ADVANCE YOUR WEAL.

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TELLING HAPPY TALES parrot perched to the right of vase containing roses
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TELLING HAPPY TALES parrot perched to the right of vase containing roses
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oblong card, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- GREETINGS FOR THE COMING YEAR
bottom:- THE LITTLE WINDS OF WINTER ARE WHISPERING TOGETHER AND TELLING HAPPY SECRETS OF THE THINGS THEY MEAN TO DO AND GIFTS THEY HAVE TO SCATTER; SO, I AM WONDERING WHETHER THEY WILL GRANT MY WISH AND KEEP THE BEST FOR YOU

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TEMPTING CHRISTMAS FARE in red above 2 crows bringing worms to 3 nestlings
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TEMPTING CHRISTMAS FARE in red above 2 crows bringing worms to 3 nestlings
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single thin cellophane cover, embossed
inside left:-EAST WEST HOME'S BEST around sketch of 2 cats sitting in front of fire
right top:-FOR A MERRY CHRISTMAS
below:-I THINK OF YOU, COSY AS BIRDS IN A NEST ENJOYING YOUR CHRISTMAS CHEER. I HOPE YOU'LL BE GAY DEARS, TILL CHRISTMAS COMES TO YOU, NEXT YEAR!

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THE BEST GIFTS OF THE SEASON Santa stands in snow scene with bag and lamp, robin perched on holly branch to left
KGV Britain
THE BEST GIFTS OF THE SEASON Santa stands in snow scene with bag and lamp, robin perched on holly branch to left
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside left:- TO WISH YOU A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
inside right:- 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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THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES in gilt, circular inset black cat sits on wall, pink blossom right,
KGV Britain
THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES in gilt, circular inset black cat sits on wall, pink blossom right,
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, gilt marginal design, embossed
inside right top:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS
below:- WHEN HEARTS GLOW WARM AT CHRISTMASTIDE AND HOLLY HANGS ABOVE YOU JUST READ THIS LITTLE CHRISTMAS RHYME AND FEEL I'M THINKING OF YOU!
same front title & image comes with different inside greetings

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THE LORD BLESS THEE AND KEEP THEE open book with verse surrounded by roses
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THE LORD BLESS THEE AND KEEP THEE open book with verse surrounded by roses
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single sheet secured by string
verse on cover:- DAY BY DAY LORD BE NEAR THEE, THROUGH THE YEAR TO GUIDE AND CHEER THEE
inside left:- A PEACEFUL HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inside right top:- THE BLESSING OF THE LORD BE UPON YOU PSL. 129, 8.
bottom:- ONCE AGAIN THIS SEASON WAKENS HAPPY THOUGHTS OF OTHER DAYS, ROUSING HEARTS TO BID THEM WELCOME WITH A SYMPHONY OF PRAISE THANK WE GOD FOR LOVE OF FRIENDS WHICH WITH CHRISTMAS SWEETLY BLENDS

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THE SILENT SHADOWY CLOSE OF DAY inset of campsite and fire
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THE SILENT SHADOWY CLOSE OF DAY inset of campsite and fire
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single sheet secured by ribbon
inside right top:- LONG LIFE TO YOU, AND JOY, AND MAY YOU E'ER BE FAVOURED BY GOOD FORTUNE
bottom:- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS WITH THE SINCERE WISH THAT THE COMING YEAR MAY BRING HAPPINESS TO YOU AND YOURS

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WARM WISHES FOR THE SEASON OF GOODWILL man herding sheep in snow, holly and birds at bottom
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WARM WISHES FOR THE SEASON OF GOODWILL man herding sheep in snow, holly and birds at bottom
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oblong cover, embossed
inside left:- A JOYFUL CHRISTMASTIDE
inside right:- "THE LORD BE GRACIOUS UNTO THEE." - NUM. 6, 25.
MAY CHRISTMASTIDE FOR THEE BE BRIGHT AND FULL OF SONG AND MIRTH MAY LOVE DIVINE ILLUME WITH LIGHT THE PURE SWEET JOYS OF EARTH. MAY FRIENDSHIP THROW ITS HALLOWED CHARM AROUND THEE HOUR BY HOUR MAY GOD HIMSELF KEEP THEE FROM HARM AND BLESSINGS ON THEE SHOWER

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WE KNOW YOU'LL LIKE IT! three rabbits behind fence look at duck
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WE KNOW YOU'LL LIKE IT! three rabbits behind fence look at duck
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oblong cover, single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- WISHING YOU A MERRY KISSMAS
bottom:- THIS LITTLE DUCK IS THINKING OF YOU, JUST THINKING OF YOU THIS KISSMAS DAY, HOW THAT AT KISSMAS YOU DID LOVE DUCK, IS WHAT I'M THINKING I HEARD YOU SAY; I'M GLAD I'M ONE OF YOUR FAVORITE DISHES, SO TAKE ME PLEASE WITH THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES!

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WHAT A PIECE OF LUCK! GREETINGS cat wearing ribbon stares at mouse
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WHAT A PIECE OF LUCK! GREETINGS cat wearing ribbon stares at mouse
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inside right top:- WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS
bottom:- I'D RATHER NOT, IF YOU DON'T MIND, I'M NOT AFRAID, OH NO! BUT P'R'APS, IF YOU'RE QUITE NICE AND KIND, AND WON'T SAY "SHOO!" OR "BO!" I THINK I MIGHT JUST WAIT AND SEE IF YOU'VE GOT SOMETHING GOOD FOR ME!
same basic image of cat comes as signed postcard 9537

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WISHING YOU ALL THE GOOD THINGS YOU WISH YOURSELF two parrots look at each other perched above flowers
KGV Britain
WISHING YOU ALL THE GOOD THINGS YOU WISH YOURSELF two parrots look at each other perched above flowers
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
bottom:- MAY CHRISTMAS-TIDE YOUR CHEERFUL HOPES AND WISHES ALL FULFIL, AND PROVE A TIME OF HAPPINESS OF PLEASURE AND GOODWILL AND AS THE DAYS GLIDE GENTLY BY MAY OTHER JOYS APPEAR, TO MAKE YOUR HOURS AND MOMENTS FAIR THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR

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WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt, black & white kitten watches 3 goslings at water's edge
KGV Britain
WITH ALL GOOD WISHES in gilt, black & white kitten watches 3 goslings at water's edge
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds inside left:- A MERRY CHRISTMAS right:- TO WISH YOU MUCH OF JOY AND CHEER, A CHRISTMAS GAY AND BRIGHT NEW YEAR ... TO YOUsame basic image (of cat) comes as postcard in the CATLAND, SERIES I., set 8883

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WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt beside bird-of-happiness perched on blue cup, forget-me-nots above
KGV Britain
WITH EVERY GOOD WISH in gilt beside bird-of-happiness perched on blue cup, forget-me-nots above
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oblong single sheet , single fold, brown & white marginal design
inside left:-tiny sketch of 2 birds
inside right top:- A HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE.
middle:- "THE GOD OF HOPE FILL YOU WITH ALL JOY AND PEACE, IN BELIEVING."
ROM. 15, 13.
below:-A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS I WISH FOR THEE AND THINE, MAY SUNNY GLEAMS OF GLADNESS ALONG THY PATHWAY SHINE. MAY GOD HIMSELF BE WITH THEE, MAY LOVE MAKE ALL THINGS LIGHT, MAY TRUE HEARTS CLUSTER ROUND THEE WHEN BURNS THE YULE-LOG BRIGHT

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WITH LOVE couple walks under umbrella
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WITH LOVE couple walks under umbrella
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oblong cover
inside right top:- WISHING YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS
bottom:-JUST A KISS MY LITTLE MISS, TO HELP YOU REMEMBER, THAT KISSING-TIME IS ANY TIME 'TWIXT NEW YEAR AND DECEMBER.

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WITH THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES TO YOU.bowl of yellow roses on table over stylised black cat
KGV Britain
WITH THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES TO YOU.bowl of yellow roses on table over stylised black cat
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, tiny OILETTE & logo near base
inside left:-sketch of birds, nest & blossom
right top:- GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR
below:-KINDLY THOUGHTS I SEND YOU FOR A TIME OF JOY; HAPPY BE YOUR CHRISTMAS FREE FROM CARE'S ALLOY EVERY SHADOW STEALING ROUND YOUR WAY AT NIGHT, MAY IT PASS, REVEALING RAYS OF GOLDEN LIGHT THAT SHALL WIDEN WITH THE DAY, AND ILLUMINE ALL YOUR WAY

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YOU'RE NOT CROSS, ARE YOU? girl in large sun hat stands with dog that has one ear up the other down
KGV Britain
YOU'RE NOT CROSS, ARE YOU? girl in large sun hat stands with dog that has one ear up the other down
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by string
inside right top:- LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
bottom:- THOUGH THIS MAY CAUSE YOU SOME SURPRISE, I AM SO VERY SHY TO-DAY. I DARE NOT LOOK INTO YOUR EYES AND SAY THINGS I WANT TO SAY, AND SO I SPEED THIS TINY TOKEN WITH ALL MY WISHES LEFT UNSPOKEN

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