SET: Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, Various

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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART (or FINE ART) PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.
note: prefix 'artist' not on cards- used for organizational purposes

Items in Set

OLD ENGLAND STILL street of tudor gabled buildings at night lit up by car headlights
KGV England
OLD ENGLAND STILL street of tudor gabled buildings at night lit up by car headlights
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oblong single sheet, single fold. wide cream margins
inside right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
COPYRIGHT AUTOCAR instead of LONDON

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A CORNER OF OLD ENGLAND rural scene, water left, man sits sideways on cart horse talking to women
KGVI England
A CORNER OF OLD ENGLAND rural scene, water left, man sits sideways on cart horse talking to women
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oblong cover & sheet, single folds, wide margins
inside right top:-A FUTURE BRIGHT WITH SUNSHINE AND HAPPINESS.
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND A WISH FOR YOUR HAPPINESS ALL THROUGH THE NEW YEAR

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A COTTAGE HOME OF ENGLAND greenery front & left, pavement, houses right
KGVI England
A COTTAGE HOME OF ENGLAND greenery front & left, pavement, houses right
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, wide white margins
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS.
below:- RIGHT THROUGH YOUR DOORWAY COMES MY GREETING BRINGING BRIGHT CHRISTMAS MESSAGES OF HOPE AND CHEER. I TRUST IT FINDS YOUR HEART WITH PLEASURE SINGING: AND GLADLY WELCOMING THE BRIGHT NEW YEAR
used in1937
used in 1927

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A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR on white placard above gabled inn
KGVI England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR on white placard above gabled inn
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oblong cellophane sheet, inside spages secured by ribbon single folded, brown background
inside right:-CHRISTMAS IS NOT ONLY THE MILE MARK OF ANOTHER YEAR, IT IS A SEASON SUGGESTING THOUGHTS OF JOY FROM used in 1941

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AN OLD RECYPE FOR A RIGHT MERRIE XMAS, page of fake old English-see scan OF YE EXCHEQUOR.
KGVI England
AN OLD RECYPE FOR A RIGHT MERRIE XMAS, page of fake old English-see scan OF YE EXCHEQUOR.
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single sheet triple folded
inside top left:- SLEETE OR SNOWE, WETTE OR FYNE LETTE YOUR SUNNE FOR EVER SHYNE....AND HEARTIE BE! another page of fake old English-see scan

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A SOLO FLIGHT Mallard duck flies left over water, reeds below right
KGVI England
A SOLO FLIGHT Mallard duck flies left over water, reeds below right
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oblong single sheet, single folded, wide white margins
inside right:-HEARTY CHRISTMAS WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM MR. & MRS. A.L. PETERSON AND FAMILY, "GLAED HAME," LETCHWORTH, HERTS.

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AT EVERY STAGE OF LIFE'S HIGH ROAD GOOD LUCK AND PLEASURE MEET YOU below inset of 3 riders and 5 foxhounds moving front
KGVI England
AT EVERY STAGE OF LIFE'S HIGH ROAD GOOD LUCK AND PLEASURE MEET YOU below inset of 3 riders and 5 foxhounds moving front
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, wide white margins
inside right:-WITH BEST OF ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

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BEST WISHES below rural inset, windmill back, trees left
KGVI England
BEST WISHES below rural inset, windmill back, trees left
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oblong single sheet
inside right:-THE SEASONS GREETINGS AND BEST OF ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR

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BEST WISHES in blue below riverside cottage, pink flowers, man punts acrooss from meadow & 3 boats
KGVI England
BEST WISHES in blue below riverside cottage, pink flowers, man punts acrooss from meadow & 3 boats
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oblong single sheet, single fold, cream background, blue back
inside right:-GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND SINCERE WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR

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BEST WISHES in gilt below inset of woman in elaborate old-style dress feeding white doves, designed orange frame
KGVI England
BEST WISHES in gilt below inset of woman in elaborate old-style dress feeding white doves, designed orange frame
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single sheet single fold, wide margins on cream stock
inside right top:- HAPPY IN ALL YOUR FRIENDS --YOUR THOUGHTS, YOUR MEMORIES.
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

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"BRITAIN.! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART!" uniformed sailor looks up at Lord Nelson's picture
KGVI England
"BRITAIN.! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART!" uniformed sailor looks up at Lord Nelson's picture
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oblong cover & sheet, secued by ribbon single folded, wide white margins
inside right: top-ADMIRALTY CREST in blue
below:-REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1939

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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS....grey bordered inset 3 horses pull load of straw front along road, 2 large trees left
KGVI England
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS....grey bordered inset 3 horses pull load of straw front along road, 2 large trees left
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from front:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE COMING YEAR
oblong sheet single folded
inside right:-FROM, left blank for message
date used 1942
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CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt below framed inset of old woman reading bible
KGVI England
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS in gilt below framed inset of old woman reading bible
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oblong single sheet, double fold, pale brown background
inside right top:-GOD BE GRACIOUS UNTO THEE. GEN. 43. 29.
below:-ANOTHER YEAR OF MERCIES, OF FAITHFULNESS AND GRACE ANOTHER YEAR OF GLADNESS IN THE SHINING OF THY FACE ANOTHER YEAR OF PROGRESS ANOTHER YEAR OF PROVING THY "PREENCE" ALL THE DAYS

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CHRISTMAS in blue below choir of adults & children in old style dress around vision of Mary
KGVI England
CHRISTMAS in blue below choir of adults & children in old style dress around vision of Mary
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oblong single sheet, single fold, cream background
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR

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DEVOTION in blue below inset, mother & daughter pray in church
KGVI England
DEVOTION in blue below inset, mother & daughter pray in church
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oblong single sheet, single folded, wide pale brown margins & stock
inside right:-SINCERE WISHES FOR YOUR HAPPINESS THIS CHRISTMAS AND THE PROMISE OF A BRIGHTER DAY
image used for Calendar boards & titled FAITH on a Greeting Card

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EMBARKATION OF HENRY VIII AT DOVER, MAY 31ST, 1520 ON HIS VISIT TO FRANCE FOR THE MEETING ON THE FIELD OF THE CLOTH OF GOLD
KGVI England
EMBARKATION OF HENRY VIII AT DOVER, MAY 31ST, 1520 ON HIS VISIT TO FRANCE FOR THE MEETING ON THE FIELD OF THE CLOTH OF GOLD
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from front:-REPRODUCED BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION OF HIS MAJESTY THE KING, FROM THE PAINTING AT HAMPTON COURT
oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, cream background
inside left:-EMBARKATION OF THEIR MAJESTIES KING GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH AT DOVER, JULY 19TH, 1938, IN THE ADMIRALTY YACHT "ENCHANTRESS" ON THEIR VISIT TO FRANCE
right top:- blue crest ADMIRALTY WHITEHALL
below:- REMEMBRANCE AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM
CHRISTMAS 1938

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ESCORT! sargeant with eyes closed moves front left, girl on each arm, pensioner observes
KGVI England
ESCORT! sargeant with eyes closed moves front left, girl on each arm, pensioner observes
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oblong single sheet, single folded,
inside right:-A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND THE BEST OF LUCK IN THE NEW YEAR FROM

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EVERY GOOD WISH in blue below inset of man leading horse pulling caravan on rural road, woman leans front over door
KGVI England
EVERY GOOD WISH in blue below inset of man leading horse pulling caravan on rural road, woman leans front over door
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oblong sheet, wide white margins
inside right:-HEALTH HAPPINESS AND GOOD LUCK BE YOURS THIS CHRISTMAS AND ALL THROUGH THE COMING YEAR

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EVERY GOOD WISH in red below inset of many people in old style dress skating & enjoying ice & snow
KGVI England
EVERY GOOD WISH in red below inset of many people in old style dress skating & enjoying ice & snow
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, cream background & stock
inside right :-GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR

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FAITH in blue below inset, mother & daughter pray in church
KGVI England
FAITH in blue below inset, mother & daughter pray in church
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oblong sheet, single folded, wide margins, blue stock
inside right:- WITH THE BEST OF ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR,
image used for Calendar boards & titled DEVOTION on a Greeting Card

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FOR FREEDOM! pretty woman sitting sewing Union Jack
KGVI England
FOR FREEDOM! pretty woman sitting sewing Union Jack
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon single folds, cream & light brown margins
inside left:-REPRODUCED FROM THE CHRISTMAS CARD OF H.M. THE QUEEN BY GRACIOUS PERMISSION
right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR
same image used on other greeting & printing WITH BEST WISHES FROM HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN

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GOOD SPORT in blue below mounted inset, hunt moving front along road, many foxhounds & riders
KGVI England
GOOD SPORT in blue below mounted inset, hunt moving front along road, many foxhounds & riders
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, wide cream margins & stock
inside right:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT & HAPPY NEW YEAR

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GOOD WISHES in gilt below village street with thatched cottage front
KGVI England
GOOD WISHES  in gilt below village street with thatched cottage front
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oblong sheet double folded & secured by ribbon, cream stock, narrow gilt edges
inside right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR

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GREETINGS below rural inset, farm behind pond
KGVI England
GREETINGS below rural inset, farm behind pond
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inside top:- WISHING YOU EVERY HAPPINESS AT CHRISTMAS AND THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
below:-I'M SENDING MY GLAD CHRISTMAS WISHES TO FIND YOU TO MEET YOU, TO GREET YOU, AND GENTLY REMIND YOU THAT NOTHING CAN HINDER OR MAR OR MISLAY MY HOPES FOR YOUR HAPPINESS ON CHRISTMAS DAY.

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GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR, 4 horse carriage crossing rustic bridge, winter scene
KGVI England
GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR, 4 horse carriage crossing rustic bridge, winter scene
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oblong sheet double folded & secured by ribbon, cream stock, narrow gilt edges
inside right top:-A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU
below:-HERE'S A JOLLY GOOD WISH IN A JOLLY GOOD SEASON JOLLY GOOD TIMES FOR A JOLLY GOOD REASON.

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GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS snowy winter scene, horse & cart delivering to inn, tree left
KGVI England
GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS snowy winter scene, horse & cart delivering to inn, tree left
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oblong sheet double folded & secured by ribbon, cream stock, narrow gilt edges
inside right:-IT'S PROVED BY TEST THAT THE VERY BEST SHOULD GO TO THOSE THAT WIN IT, SO A CHRISTMAS BRIGHT IS YOURS BY RIGHT, AND ALL THE JOY THAT'S IN IT

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GREETINGS in blue below black Scotch terrier sitting up watching yellow butterfly
KGVI England
GREETINGS in blue below black Scotch terrier sitting up watching yellow butterfly
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, pale blue margins
inside right- WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

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GREETINGS under 2 candles & holly impressed right, room interior with window view & holly
KGVI England
GREETINGS under 2 candles & holly impressed right, room interior with window view & holly
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, embossed
inside right :- EXCUSE ME IF I INTERRUPT, OR IF MY MESSAGE SEEMS ABRUPT, BUT I MUST TELL YOU RIGHT AWAY THAT I AM WISHING YOU TO-DAY A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS!

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HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in red below sundial & orange stylised hollyhocks on front flap
KGVI England
HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU in red below sundial & orange stylised hollyhocks on front flap
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die-cut sheet, single fold flap opens upwards
inside back top:-GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND BEST WISHES FOR BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-ENCLOSED PLEASE FIND MY CHRISTMAS WISH THAT BRINGS THIS THOUGHT FOR YOU: MAY GENTLE CHEER ENRICH THE YEAR.......IN MANY HAPPY WAYS!

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HAPPY DAYS below garden with many flowers on both sides of path leading up to house,
KGVI England
HAPPY DAYS below garden with many flowers on both sides of path leading up to house,
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, pale yellow margins
inside right:- MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU EVERY JOY AND MAY THE COMING YEAR BE FILLED WITH HAPPINESS

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IT'S YOU I WANT! boy in policeman's uniform records details in note-book
KGVI England
IT'S YOU I WANT! boy in policeman's uniform records details in note-book
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oblong sheet, single fold, cream stock
inside right:-TO ANSWER THE SUMMONS TO SPEND A CHRISTMAS FULL OF JOY AND HAPPINESS FROM
image used on Postcard 5328F CUTE KIDDIES JUST A P.C.

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KEEP GOING! rainy day, man holding umbrella walks away up-hill, signpost lower right BRIGHTER DAYS AHEAD
KGVI England
KEEP GOING! rainy day, man holding umbrella walks away up-hill, signpost lower right BRIGHTER DAYS AHEAD
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oblong single sheet, single folded, wide white margins
inside right:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE COMING YEAR FROM
below:-MARK & SIDNEY IDIENS, ALDINGTON LODGE, EVESHAM.

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LAND WORKERS pair of cart horses in harness pulling front
KGVI England
LAND WORKERS pair of cart horses in harness pulling front
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oblong single sheet, single folds
inside right:- GREETINGS TO YOU THIS CHRISTMAS AND THE BEST OF GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM

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MAY ALL THE PLEASANT CHEERY THOUGHTS..verse, 4 English robins & holly around broken pot, snow falling
KGVI England
MAY ALL THE PLEASANT CHEERY THOUGHTS..verse, 4 English robins & holly around broken pot, snow falling
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oblong cover & sheet, secured by thread, single folds, cream margins & stock
inside right:-TO GREET YOU AT CHRISTMAS AND WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR

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no front title, 4 horse team & carriage moving left, people in old style dress, evening snow scene
KGVI England
no front title,  4 horse team & carriage moving left, people in old style dress, evening snow scene
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die-cut, unusually folded twice, opens to complete perforated scene
reference number 6F/42 at back base
inside back: -HEARTIEST CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR

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no front title, blue framed inset thatched cottage with pink roses & multicoloured flowers around, gate right
KGVI England
no front title, blue framed inset thatched cottage with pink roses & multicoloured flowers around, gate right
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, blue back
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR FROM
used in 1941

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no front title china bowl of multicoloured sweet peas on table, brown background
KGVI England
no front title china bowl of multicoloured sweet peas on table, brown background
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single sheet single fold
inside left:- sketch of girl gardening
right:- GREETINGS AND A WISH THAT THE NEW YEAR MAY BRING HAPPIER DAYS
same image comes with different inside wording

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no front title china bowl of multicoloured sweet peas on table, brown background
KGVI England
no front title china bowl of multicoloured sweet peas on table, brown background
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single sheet single fold
inside left:- CHRISTMAS HAPPINESS BE YOURS
below:-sketch of girl gardening
right:-FOR YOU, FOR ALL, MAY CHRISTMAS BE A TIME OF JOY AND CHEER, AND DAYS OF GLADNESS MAY YOU SEE THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
same image comes with different inside wording

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no front title, coach unloads passengers in old style dress at inn, impressed horseshoe & holly right
KGVI England
no front title, coach unloads passengers in old style dress at inn, impressed horseshoe & holly right
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded, wide white margins
inside right top:-GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-HERE'S TO THE SPELL OF CHRISTMAS HERE'S TO ITS JOY AND FUN! MAY YOU CARRY A PART OF ITS CHARM TO START ON A YEAR THAT IS WELL BEGUN!

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no front title, green bowl of violet, yellow & white violets
KGVI England
no front title, green bowl of violet, yellow & white violets
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single sheet, single folded
inside left:- sketch of sundial & gate
right:- BRINGING YOU GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A PEACEFUL AND HAPPY NEW YEAR

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no front title, inset 4 horse team & carriage loading, people in old style dress, snow scene
KGVI England
no front title, inset 4 horse team & carriage loading, people in old style dress, snow scene
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, pale yellow margins, blue back
inside right top:-CHRISTMAS GREETING
below:-THE PLEASANTEST THING ABOUT CHRISTMAS YOU'LL AGREE WHEN YOU HEAR ME DECLARE IT IS THE PLEASURE OF MEETING AND WRITING AND GREETING THE JOLLY GOOD PEOPLE WHO SHARE IT!

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no front title, inset 4 horse team pulls carriage through country town, people in old style dress
KGVI England
no front title, inset 4 horse team pulls carriage through country town, people in old style dress
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oblong sheet , single fold, blue back
inside right:-REMEMBERING YOU WITH GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS DAY, AND MAY THE YEAR THAT'S COMING BE HAPPY IN EVERY WAY.

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no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
KGVI England
no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
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oblong single sheet single folded
inside left:- sketch of girl in old style dress under blossom & 2 blue-birds of happiness
right top:-A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:- MAY EVERY DAY THAT PASSES BE BRIGHTER THAN THE LAST, THE SUN BE EVER SHINING THE SKY NE'ER OVERCAST, WHERE'ER YOUR FOOTSTEPS WANDER MAY FORTUNE LEAD THE WAY THAT EVERY DAWN MAY HERALD A STILL MORE HAPPY DAYS
same image comes with different greetings inside

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no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
KGVI England
no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
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oblong single sheet single folded
inside left:- sketch of girl in old style dress under blossom & 2 blue-birds of happiness
inside right top:-MY HEART'S SO FULL OF WISHES FOR YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, I CAN'T FIND WORDS TO TELL THEM, BUT THIS AT LEAST I'LL SAY, MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU JOY AND CHEER, AND LUCK BE YOURS IN THE COMING YEAR!

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no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
KGVI England
no front title, path among bluebells below silver birch & pine trees
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oblong single sheet single folded
inside left:- sketch of girl in old style dress under blossom & 2 blue-birds of happiness
inside right top:-MY HEART'S SO FULL OF WISHES FOR YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, I CAN'T FIND WORDS TO TELL THEM, BUT THIS AT LEAST I'LL SAY, MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU JOY AND CHEER, AND LUCK BE YOURS IN THE COMING YEAR!

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no front title, path leading to gate in wooden fence, blue delphiniums & many other flowers left
KGVI England
no front title, path leading to gate in wooden fence, blue delphiniums & many other flowers left
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oblong single sheet single folded, OILETTE front, titled WHERE SUMMER LOVES TO LINGER on other ephemera
inside left sketch of pansies
right: top:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR
below:-MAY SUNSHINE FLOOD EACH DAY FOR YOU AND MAKE YOUR MIND A GARDEN, WHERE WEEDS AND THORNS ARE VERY FEW, BUT FRAGRANT FLOWERS BLOSSOM THERE, MAY MEMORY LIE, LIKE DROPS OF DEW DEEP IN THE HEART OF EVERY FLOWER AND BRING ITS HAPPINESS TO YOU AND MAKE MORE RICH EACH PASSING HOUR.

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no front title person riding wooden horse, "ride- a- cock- horse", moving left, dog below
KGVI England
no front title person riding wooden horse, "ride- a- cock- horse", moving left, dog below
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oblong single sheet, double folds, cream background
inside right top:- fence & distant cottage
below:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

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no front title, postman walks left along terrace of houses, dog on one doorstep, snow scene
KGVI England
no front title, postman walks left along terrace of houses, dog on one doorstep, snow scene
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oblong single sheet , single fold, cream margins, blue back
inside left:- WITH HEARTY WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS
right:-NOW JOY BE YOURS THIS CHRISTMASTIDE, MAY CHRISTMAS PEACE WITH YOU ABIDE, AND FRIENDSHIP AND GOOD CHEER; AND MAY THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT STAY WITHIN YOUR HEART FROM DAY TO DAY ALL THROUGH THE COMING YEAR!

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no front title, red & gilt Essex county crest
KGVI England
no front title, red & gilt Essex county crest
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, cream margins & thick stock
inside left:- WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR FROM ARTHUR PORTER,
NORMANHURST, MAIN ROAD, ROMFORD
right:-:-photograph of COUNCIL CHAMBER OF THE ESSEX COUNTY COUNCIL

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no front title, thatched cottage with multicoloured flowers on either side of path
KGVI England
no front title, thatched cottage with multicoloured flowers on either side of path
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds, pale yellow margins
inside right top:- GREETINGS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR
below:-I'M SENDING MY GLAD CHRISTMAS WISHES TO FIND YOU, TO MEET YOU, TO GREET YOU, AND GENTLY REMIND YOU THAT NOTHING CAN HINDER OR MAR OR MISLAY MY HOPES FOR YOU HAPPINESS ON CHRISTMAS DAY

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OLD ENGLAND inset of tudor gabled building on corner
KGVI England
OLD ENGLAND inset of tudor gabled building on corner
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cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, single fold. cream margins
inside right:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE COMING YEAR

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PAL O' MINE! dog on cover, verse below
KGVI England
PAL O' MINE! dog on cover, verse below
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oblong single sheet, single folded
verse on cover:- HE'S ALWAYS READY FOR A BIT OF FUN, AND EAGER FOR A WALK; BESIDE YOUR CHAIR HE'LL SIT, WHEN DAY IS DONE, AND LISTEN TO THE TALK; HE'S YOUR COMPANION IN EACH HOUR OF LEISURE; HE'LL FOLLOW TO THE END; HIS COMRADESHIP REDOUBLES EVERY PLEASURE THIS EVER LOVING FRIEND!
inside right:- A HAPPY CHRISTMAS

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ROTTEN ROW view down street with trees on both sides
KGVI England
ROTTEN ROW view down street with trees on both sides
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oblong cover & sheet secured bt ribbon, single folded, wide pale brown margins
inside right:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND A WISH FOR YOUR HAPPINESS ALL THROUGH THE NEW YEAR

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SAILING FOR HOME fully rigged sailing ship coming front/right
KGVI England
SAILING FOR HOME fully rigged sailing ship coming front/right
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oblong single sheet, single fold, wide white margins
inside right:-EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR

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SPEEDING TO GREET YOU in white,4-engine air-liner banks & flies left, grey background
KGVI England
SPEEDING TO GREET YOU in white,4-engine air-liner banks & flies left, grey background
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oblong sheet, single fold,
inside right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR FROM
used 1939

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STEPS TO HAPPINESS, 6 steps up to green door, large house set in garden, many flowers
KGVI England
STEPS TO HAPPINESS, 6 steps up to green door, large house set in garden, many flowers
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oblong single sheet, single folded, wide white margins
inside right:-BRINGING YOU ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND FOR EACH DAY OF THE NEW YEAR

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ST. JAMES'S PALACE, front view, inset horizontal
KGVI England
ST. JAMES'S PALACE, front view, inset horizontal
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, once folded, wide margins, cream stock
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR.

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text but no front title:- THE PATH THAT LEADS TO FRIENDSHIP'S DOOR....
KGVI England
text but no front title:- THE PATH THAT LEADS TO FRIENDSHIP'S DOOR....
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front wording in full:- THE PATH THAT LEADS TO FRIENDSHIP'S DOOR IS BRIGHT WITH GOLDEN SUN, AND ALL THAT TREAD ITS SHINING WAY ARE WELCOME VERY ONE; THERE'S WARMTH AND GREETING IN THE AIR, AND HAPPINESS DWELLS EVER THERE.
oblong sheet, single fold, 3 narrow red edges
inside right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM

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THE MILL below water-mill, rural scene
KGVI England
THE MILL below water-mill, rural scene
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon
inside right: top:-CHRISTMAS CALLING!
below:-WHAT MAKES ALL HEARTS FEEL BRIGHT AND GAY WHILE WISHES SPEED UPON THEIR WAY A WELCOME FOR THIS - HAPPY DAY? JUST CHRISTMAS CALLING

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THE OLD HOMESTEAD inset of snowy cottage, trees behnd, person on street
KGVI England
THE OLD HOMESTEAD inset of snowy cottage, trees behnd, person on street
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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single fold, cream margins
inside right:- GOOD WISHES AND ALL KIND THOUGHTS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR

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THE OLD HOMESTEAD thatched & gabled house, hollyhocks behind fence
KGVI England
THE OLD HOMESTEAD thatched & gabled house, hollyhocks behind fence
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oblong single sheet, single folded
inside right:-GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM,

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THE OLD SWEET SONG girl in green dress plays piano, boy & girl sing
KGVI England
THE OLD SWEET SONG girl in green dress plays piano, boy & girl sing
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cellophane cover& single sheet secured by ribbon
inside right:-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR

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THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME thatched house, path left, roses round door
KGVI England
THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME thatched house, path left, roses round door
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oblong single sheet, single fold, wide white margins
inside right:-GOOD WISHES AND ALL KIND THOUGHTS FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR

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THE ROUND TOWER WINDSOR CASTLE
KGVI England
THE ROUND TOWER WINDSOR CASTLE
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oblong cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, wide white margins
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE PROMISE OF A BRIGHTER DAY FROM THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN
BUCKINGHAM PALACE
envelope with red crown on flap

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TO BRING YOU LUCK FOR CHRISTMAS AND JOY THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
KGVI England
TO BRING YOU LUCK FOR CHRISTMAS AND JOY THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
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die-cut front sheet,double folded, right top corner folded showing black cat & white heather
inside right:-FROM

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TOP O' THE HILL, pair of horses pull heavy load uphill
KGVI England
TOP O' THE HILL, pair of horses pull heavy load uphill
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cover & single sheet secured by ribbon, narrow white margins
inside right top:-THERE ARE ROADS THAT ARE SMALL, THERE ARE ROADS THAT ARE LONG, THERE ARE ROADS WHERE WE WANDER AT WILL, BUT THE BEST ROAD OF ALL FOR THE BOLD AND THE STRONG IS THE ROAD TO THE TOP O' THE HILL!
below:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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WARM GREETINGS in red BY THE WAY 2 black cats sit by flaming brazier
KGVI England
WARM GREETINGS in red BY THE WAY 2 black cats sit by  flaming brazier
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oblong single sheet,unusual cut & folds to make a "stand-up"
inside right:-WARM ARE THE WISHES I'M SENDING TO YOU THIS CHRISTMAS DAY, MAY YOUR HEART GLOW WITH PLEASURE UNENDING AND GOOD LUCK BY YOUR FIRESIDE STAY

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WARM WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS, small black cat sits in front of blazing fire
KGVI England
WARM WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS, small black cat sits in front of blazing fire
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oblong cellophane sheet, inside page secured by ribbon
inside right:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON AND THE COMING YEAR

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WATCHING AND WAITING TO --in red, boarded fence with glass- eye centrally
KGVI England
WATCHING AND WAITING TO --in red, boarded fence with glass- eye centrally
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oblong single sheet, single fold, ream margins & stock
inside left:- "eye" WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR
right:- black kitten with glass eye & red bow

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WINGED GREETINGS in white, 4-engine air-liner banks & flies left, grey background
KGVI England
WINGED GREETINGS in white, 4-engine air-liner banks & flies left, grey background
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oblong single sheet, single fold
inside right top:-MAY YOUR HAPPINESS RISE TO GREAT HEIGHTS.
below:- WISHING YOU A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

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YOURS FAITHFULLY! in brown below inset of white scotch terrier sitting beggng in room
KGVI England
YOURS FAITHFULLY! in brown below inset of white scotch terrier sitting beggng in room
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oblong single sheet, single folded, wide white margins
inside right:-EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND MAY THE NEW YEAR BRING YOU MANY HAPPY DAYS

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