Items in Category Novelty

on celluloid front WISHES TRUE(W & T illluminated) below 3 bluebirds, many pink roses around KGV UK
on celluloid front WISHES TRUE(W & T illluminated) below 3 bluebirds, many pink roses around
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by ribbon
inside left:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM
right:-HAPPINESS ATTEND YOU SUNSHINE GILD YOUR WAY, BEST OF LUCK BEFRIEND YOU ON THIS NATAL DAY. LOVE TO YOU BE WINGING SWIFT AS EAGLE'S FLIGHT, CHRISTMAS TOKENS BRINGING AND ALL TRUE DELIGHT.

Size
11 x 15.2 cm.
on celluloid front WITH LOVE in gilt above pink roses & forget-me-nots in vase, fan blow KGV UK
on celluloid front WITH LOVE in gilt above pink roses & forget-me-nots in vase, fan blow
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by ribbon
inside left:- WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
right:-I WOULD MY WISH COULD BRING YOU THE THINGS THAT MOST YOU PRIZE, THE BEAUTY OF THE SPRINGTIME, THE SUMMER'S AZURE SKIES, THE AUTUMNS GOLDEN GLORY, THE WINTER'S CHEERFUL LAY THE SUM OF ALL LIFE'S PLEASURES TO CROWN YOUR FUTURE WAY

Size
9 x 13cm.
on celluloid front WITH LOVE on gilt plaque below stylised flowers KGV UK
on celluloid front WITH LOVE on gilt plaque below stylised flowers
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by string
inside left:- LOVING CHRISTMAS WISHES FROM
right:- MY GREETINGS, MAYBE, ARE NOT VERY NEW! BUT, NEVERTHELESS, THEY ARE TENDER AND TRUE! AND THAT IS THE REASON I SEND THEM TO YOU!

Size
5.5 X 8 cm.
on celluloid front WITH LOVE on gilt plaque below stylised flowers & rural inset, embossed marginal floral design KGV UK
on celluloid front WITH LOVE on gilt plaque below stylised flowers & rural inset, embossed marginal floral design
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by string
inside left:-WITH LOVE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
right:-NEAR OR FAR APART HEART CLINGS TO HEART OFT' IN GOLDEN DREAMS, OFT' IN MEM'RY'S GLEAMS, THOUGH OUR WAYS DIVIDE YOU ARE BY MY SIDE.

Size
8.5 x 11.4 cm.
HOME THERE'S SOMETHING THAT MAKETH A PALACE OUT OF FOUR LITTLE WALLS AND A PRAYER....SKY IS BLUE KGV UK
HOME  THERE'S SOMETHING THAT MAKETH A PALACE OUT OF FOUR LITTLE WALLS AND A PRAYER....SKY IS BLUE
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, floral/ rural
Set Comment

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

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oblong parchment cover & single paper sheet secured by ribbon
inside right :-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM

Author
TENNYSON
Size
10 x 12. cm.
on celluloid front BEST WISHES in gilt above clasped hands, horseshoe, flowers, rose & violets KGV UK
on celluloid front BEST WISHES in gilt above clasped hands, horseshoe, flowers, rose & violets
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by ribbon
inside left:-MY LOVE FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:-TAKE WITH THIS THE FONDEST WISHES HEART CAN FEEL AND LOVE CAN SAY, MAY LIFE'S SUNSHINE FALL UPON YOU THIS AND EVERY DAWNING DAY..............ALL LIFE LONG

Size
11 x 17.5 cm., oversize
on celluloid front GREETINGS(illuminated) below 2 birds perched on lantern, lilac above with glittered swastika & horseshoe KGV UK
on celluloid front GREETINGS(illuminated) below 2 birds perched on lantern, lilac above with glittered swastika & horseshoe
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed rivetted celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by string
inside left:-FOND WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:-LOVE CAN LAY A CABLE UNDER DEEPEST SEAS, LOVE CAN FLASH A MESSAGE ANY TIME WE PLEASE, LIFT THE THOUGHT RECEIVER WHEN THE HEART BELL RINGS....IT BRINGS

Size
13.81. x 18 cm.(oversize)
on celluloid front LEST WE FORGET in gilt below flag & Royal insignia, brown embossed marginal floral design KGV UK
on celluloid front LEST WE FORGET in gilt below flag & Royal insignia, brown embossed marginal floral design
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by ribbon
inside left:-WITH LOVE FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
right:-A HEART FULL OF GOOD WISHES, BY THIS LITTLE CARD IS BROUGHT, WITH AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE, AND MUCH LOVING HOPE AND THOUGHT. AND I SEND IT WITH A GREETING FOR THE SEASON THAT IS HERE, JUST TO WISH YOU MERRY CHRISTMAS AND ABRIGHT AND HAPPY YEAR.

Size
17.5 x 11 cm., oversize
on celluloid front WITH BEAT WISHES In gilt on plaque beside rose & grapes in basket, embossed marginal floral design KGV UK
on celluloid front WITH BEAT WISHES In gilt on plaque beside rose & grapes in basket, embossed marginal floral design
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Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by ribbon, embossed marginal floral design
inside left:-MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU ONLY HAPPINESS & design FROM
right top:-MY HEART GREETS YOU WITH FONDEST LOVE.
below:-WHEN FOND REMEMBRANCE TURNS TO YOU, EACH HAPPY CHRISTMAS MORN, I KNOW WHATEVER CHILLING TIME MAY DO....BRIGHTLY STILL

Size
17.5 x 13 cm., oversize
on celluloid front WITH LOVE above 2 bluebirds & roses, distant rural inset, embossed marginal floral design KGV UK
on celluloid front WITH LOVE above 2 bluebirds & roses, distant rural inset, embossed marginal floral design
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced in the United Kingdom, Christmas & New Year, Oversize, celluloid
Set Comment

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

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heavily embossed celluloid front cover, & sheet secured by string
inside left:-MY HEART GREETS YOU AT HAPPY CHRISTMASTIDE FROM
right:-'TIS CHRISTMAS MORN, IN VAIN I SIGH FOR WORDS MY WISHES TO EXPRESS, LIPS FAIL TO SPEAK THE THOUGHTS THAT LIE HID DEEP WITHIN MY HEARTS RECESS.....LIFE FOR EVERMORE
used in 1925

Size
12.8 x 14.8 cm., oversize
LOOKING FOR SANTA CLAUS black children follow leader with lit candle & applique black hair KED&KGV Bavaria
LOOKING FOR SANTA CLAUS black children follow leader with lit candle & applique black hair
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (KED VII & KGV period ), Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year: artist, M.L. ATTWELL
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK ,BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

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oblong single sheet, single fold, embossed
inside right :- WISHING YOU PLENTY OF FUN AND LOTS OF GOOD THINGS ON CHRISTMAS MORNING
below:- doll & 3 black children in bed

Artist
M.L. Attwell (unsigned)
Size
9.4 x 11.5 cm.
A MERRY CHRISTMAS(A,M &C illuminated) over applique Santa with bag of presents, behind fence KGV
A MERRY CHRISTMAS(A,M &C illuminated) over applique Santa with bag of presents, behind fence
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN, KGV period, no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year, oversize: artist, F. Brundage (set-- novelty)
Set Comment

left back base:- Tuck logo
right back base:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD,LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
or centre back:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by cord, single folds
inside first right:-TO WISH YOU A RIGHT HAPPY SEASON FROM
second:-HURRAH, HURRAH, THE BELLS OF YULE ARE RINGING IN ITS MERRY RULE! AND ALL ITS DEAR OLD JOLLY WAYS! MAY CUNNING SANTA CLAUSE PROVIDE FOR MAKING THIS BLITHE CHRISTMAS TIDE, THE JOLLIEST OF HOLIDAYS.

Artist
style of F. Brundage
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10.2 x 15.2 cm., oversize with cord
MERRY TIMES TO ALL AND TO ALL GOOD NIGHT on red plaque over applique girl with light & Xmas stocking KGV
MERRY TIMES TO ALL AND TO ALL GOOD NIGHT on red plaque over applique girl with light & Xmas stocking
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN, KGV period, no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year, oversize: artist, F. Brundage (set-- novelty)
Set Comment

left back base:- Tuck logo
right back base:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD,LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
or centre back:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by cord, single folds
inside first right:-WITH ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
second:-I EXPECT A SPLENDID CHRISTMAS, WITH MY STOCKING, CRAMMED WITH BLISSES! MAY YOURS, ALSO, BE A "BEAUTY" FULL OF FORTUNE'S SMILES AND KISSES! EVERY SMILE AS BROAD AND BRIGHT AS MY OWN!~ GOOD LUCK! GOOD NIGHT!

Artist
style of F. Brundage
Author
S. K. COWAN
Size
10 x 15.2 cm., oversize with cord
SHURE AND ITS MESELF THAT WISHES YEZ IVERY BLESSIN on green plaque over applique girl & money bag, pigs back left KGV
SHURE AND ITS MESELF THAT WISHES YEZ IVERY BLESSIN on green plaque over applique girl & money bag, pigs back left
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN, KGV period, no place of manufacture, Christmas & New Year, oversize: artist, F. Brundage (set-- novelty)
Set Comment

left back base:- Tuck logo
right back base:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD,LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.
or centre back:-RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN.

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by cord, single folds
inside first right:-MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM
second:-TROTH, IF IT'S ONLY HALF OF ALL THE JOYS I WISH YEZ GREAT AN' SMALL, THAT SHOW THEIR LOVELY FAYTHURES , AN' O'ER YER PATH, AT CHRISTMAS, FALL, SHURE, AN' ITS JUST MEESELF YE'LL CALL THE DARLINEST O' CRAYTHURES!

Artist
style of F. Brundage
Author
S. K. COWAN
Size
10 x 15.2 cm., oversize with cord
SOUVENIR OF THE ROYAL ROMANCE WEAR THIS WEDDING FAVOUR ON APRIL 26TH 1923, 2 silver bells tied top left KGV
SOUVENIR OF THE ROYAL ROMANCE WEAR THIS WEDDING FAVOUR ON APRIL 26TH 1923, 2 silver bells tied top left
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (King George.V. period ), WEDDING FAVOUR 1923
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN

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at base front:-WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OF JOHN BARKER & CO., LTD.
oblong sheet, single folded
inside left:- MARRIED WESTMINSTER ABBEY APRIL 26TH, 1923
right:-separate oval photo's of H.R.H. THE DUKE OF YORK & LADY ELIZABETH BOWES- LYON

Size
11 x 10.8 cm.
SOUVENIR OF THE ROYAL ROMANCE WEAR THIS WEDDING FAVOUR ON APRIL 26TH 1923, 2 silver bells tied top left KGV
SOUVENIR OF THE ROYAL ROMANCE WEAR THIS WEDDING FAVOUR ON APRIL 26TH 1923, 2 silver bells tied top left
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (King George.V. period ), WEDDING FAVOUR 1923
Set Comment

RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN

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at base front:-WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OF JOHN BARKER & CO., LTD.
oblong sheet, single folded
inside left:- photo of H.R.H. THE DUKE OF YORK
right:-photo of LADY ELIZABETH BOWES- LYON

Size
8.3 x 11cm.
GREETINGS FROM THE PELICAN, bill opens to ask "ORDERS PLEASE" KGV England
GREETINGS FROM THE PELICAN, bill opens to ask "ORDERS PLEASE"
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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single sheet, double fold, front cut to allow bill to open & close
inside right:- WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE HOPE THAT THE NEW YEAR MAY BRING YOU PROSPERITY AND HAPPINESS AND MAY OUR PRESENT RELATIONS REMAIN STRONGLY CEMENTED IN 1937 G. & T. EARLE LTD HULL 1936

Size
12 x 15.5 cm., oversize
HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS 5 black cats walk in circle.... KGV England
HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS 5 black cats walk in circle....
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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message from front HEALTH HAPPINESS on movable sign in front of WEALTH & HAPPINESS
oblong single sheet once folded,cream stock
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- LOOK AND SEE IF YOU CAN FIND UPON THIS CARD MY WISH FOR YOU. CAN'T YOU SEE? ITS UNDERLINED! KNOW THAT I HOPE IT WILL COME TRUE.
used in 1936

Size
11.5 x 15.5 cm., oversize
A HAPPY EASTER below green Easter egg tied with pink ribbon KGV England
A HAPPY EASTER below green Easter egg tied with pink ribbon
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Easter
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong cover & small sheet cut to open showing 2 yellow chicks on small sheet, single fold, white background
inside:-WISHING YOU AN EGGSCELLENT TIME AT EASTER

Size
14 x 12 cm., oversize
EASTER GREETINGS on orange top flap which lifts to show long neck of yellow duckling and inside title KGV England
EASTER GREETINGS on orange top flap which lifts to show long neck of yellow duckling and inside title
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Easter
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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inside title:-WISHING YOU A LONG STRETCH OF HAPPINESS

Size
12 x 14 cm., oversize
HAPPY EASTER! IS MY WISH TODAY -- on green/white top flap which lifts to show long ears of female dressed rabbit KGV England
HAPPY EASTER! IS MY WISH TODAY --  on green/white top flap which lifts to show long ears of female dressed rabbit
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Easter
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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inside title:- HERE'S LOT'S OF FUN TO MAKE YOU GAY!

Size
12 x 14 cm., oversize
HOW DO! FOLKS -- on green/white top flap which lifts to show tall top-hat worn by chick carrying flowers KGV England
HOW DO! FOLKS --  on green/white top flap which lifts to show tall top-hat worn by chick carrying flowers
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Printed in England, Easter
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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inside title:- A HAPPY EASTER TO YOU

Size
12 x 14 cm., oversize
LUCK in perforated letters 4 horse coach gallops right past houses, snow scene KGV&PW England
LUCK in perforated letters 4 horse coach gallops right past houses, snow scene
Set Title
Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN & PRINCE OF WALES (G.V. period), Printed in England, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO H.R.H, THE PRINCE OF WALES - COPYRIGHT LONDON, at base:- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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oblong single sheet, single fold, blue background
inside right:-ALL GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR FROM

Size
17 x 8.2 cm., oversize
VOLUMES OF GOOD WISHES on white label with holly, books on shelf with silly titles & appropriate authors KGV England
VOLUMES OF GOOD WISHES on white label with holly, books on shelf with silly titles & appropriate authors
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, (G.V. period) Christmas & New Year
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, purple margin below
inside right:-MAY YOU BE 'BOOKED' FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

Size
15 x 11 cm.
no front title, Jack & Jill went up the hill, well & spilt water, children seen through perfortion see scans KGV England
no front title, Jack & Jill went up the hill, well & spilt water, children seen through perfortion see scans
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

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oblong, perforated
inside top:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-JACK AND JILL WENT UP THE HILL --MAY YOU CLIMB EVEN HIGHER, UNTIL YOU REACH LIFE'S TOPMOST PEAK AND FIND YOUR HEARTS DESIRE.
used 1940

Size
12.9 x 10.2 cm.
no front title, silhouette small frog observing boy rejecting girls embrace KGV England
no front title, silhouette small frog observing boy rejecting girls embrace
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

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oblong, single sheet double folded & secured by ribbon, mottled cream background
inside top:-GREETINGS ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
below:-HERE'S MY WISH FOR YOU TODAY THAT YOUR HEART MAY BE AS LIGHT AS A BIRD'S UPON THE SPRAY,-- THAT YOUR EYES MAY BE AS BRIGHT AS THE STARS ON SUMMER NUGHT THAT YOUR VOICE MAY BE AS GAY AS THE CHILDREN'S WHEN AT PLAY THAT YOUR FEET MAY TAKE THE RIGHT TURNINGS ALL THE WAY.

Size
12.9 x 10.2 cm.
no front title, mechanical perforated aeroplane scene, girl waves to another about to take off & fly KGVI England
no front title, mechanical perforated aeroplane scene, girl waves to  another about to take off & fly
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

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rotating wheel shows various flying scenes through window top right
oblong single sheet single folded to top & bottom flaps
below top:-A RECORD HAPPY BIRTHDAY
at base:-:THERE'S JOY IN THE AIR! YOUR BIRTHDAY BRINGS MIRTH AND LAUGHTER UPON ITS WINGS; MAY THE HOURS GLIDE BY YOU WITH GREAT DELIGHT, AND YOUR GLADNESS MOUNT TO A RECORD HEIGHT

Size
13 x 10 cm.
no front title, mechanical perforated circus scene, clown holds hoop for another to dive through KGVI England
no front title, mechanical perforated circus scene, clown holds hoop for another to dive through
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

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rotating wheel shows acts through window top right
oblong single sheet single folded to top & bottom flaps
below top:-WISHING YOU ALL THE "FUN OF THE FAIR" ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
at base:-:- HERE WE ARE AGAIN, YOU SEE! AND YOUR BIRTHDAY IS HERE, MAY IT BRING YOU FUN AND GLEE AND ALL THE BEST OF CHEER.

Size
13 x 10 cm.
A WARM HEART & A GLOWING HEARTH...fireplace with pot on blazing fire KED&KGV Berlin
A WARM HEART & A GLOWING HEARTH...fireplace with pot on blazing fire
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period), Made in Berlin, Christmas & New Year, Oversize
Set Comment

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

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verse from front:-A WARM HEART & A GLOWING HEARTH MAY CHRISTMAS SHED ITS BRIGHTEST JOYS UPON YOU
cover, cut round fireplace, & single sheet secured by ribbon, narrow red margins
inside first right:-TO WISH YOU A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS
second:-MERRY BE YOUR CHRISTMAS HEARTY BE THE MIRTH - RINGING LIKE SWEET MUSIC, ROUND YOUR HAPPY HEARTH FULL OF HOPE AND GLADNESS BLITHE WITH THOUGHTS OFCHEER, MAY YOU CROSS THE THRESHOLD, OF A BRIGHT NEW YEAR

Author
J.C. & H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
11.5 x 12 cm, oversize
GREETINGS perforated oval inset to reveal large tree left, water & mountains, 5 bluebirds fly KGV England
GREETINGS perforated oval inset to reveal large tree left, water & mountains, 5 bluebirds fly
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, COPYRIGHT LONDON, at base:- PRINTED IN ENGLAND

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oblong light blue cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folded
inside right:-WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:- IF I WERE A BIRD, I'D FLY TO YOU, IF I HAD TO FLY THE WHOLE WORLD THRO'; IF I WERE A ROSE, I'D SCENT THE AIR AND SCATTER MY PETALS EVERYWHERE, IF I WERE WITH YOU,I'D WHISPER AND SAY, "MAY LIFE BRING YOU HAPPINESS FOR EVER AND AYE".

Size
15 x 12.2 cm., oversize
HAPPY DAYS on white plaque on side of caravan, boy girl & puppy look out of door KGV England
HAPPY DAYS on white plaque on side of caravan, boy girl & puppy look out of door
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday, Oversize (set: die-cut)
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON, die-cut

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die-cut sheet, single fold
inside top:-BIRTHDAY GREETINGS
below:-IT'S SUCH GOOD FUN TO LIVE ON WHEELS THAT EVEN PUPPY BONZO FEELS AS HAPPY AS A KING; AND YET WHEN ALL IS SAID AND DONE, I HOPE IT'S NOTHING TO THE FUN YOUR BIRTHDAY'S GOING TO BRING!

Size
12.9 x 10.2 cm., oversize
no front title lady in old style dress in front of red heart KGV England
no front title lady in old style dress in front of red heart
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Valentine & Love, Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, ribbon front left, comes boxed
inside back top- MY VALENTINE
below:-I SEND THIS LITTLE MESSENGER FROM FAR AWAY TO GREET A LADY WHO IS LOVELIER EVERY TIME WE MEET. A LADY WHO HAS POWER TO STIR MY HEART WITH MEMORIES SWEET, IF SHE LOVES ME AS I LOVE HER THEN LIFE WILL BE COMPLETE

Size
11.3 x 13.5 cm., oversize
ALL GOOD WISHES on pink ribbon tied to basket of stylised flowers, green & cream background KGVI England
ALL GOOD WISHES on pink ribbon tied to basket of stylised flowers, green & cream background
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND. with or w/o LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON, CHICAGO, TORONTO

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die-cut single sheet
inside left:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
right:-JUST A CARD TO SAY MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU BECAUSE YOUR BIRTHDAY'S HERE, JUST TO WISH YOU EVERY JOY AND GLADNESS THROUGH MANY A COMING YEAR
used in 1942

Size
10.3 x 10.6 cm.
AN ELEPHANT NEVER FORGETS!, in red, unhappy elephant performs with clown holding elephant's hair applique on back KGVI England
AN ELEPHANT NEVER FORGETS!, in red, unhappy elephant performs with clown holding elephant's hair applique on back
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND. with or w/o LONDON AND NORTHAMPTON, CHICAGO, TORONTO

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verse from front:-AN ELEPHANTS HAIR TO BRING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK TO-DAY, AND TO SHOW I REMEMBER YOUR BIRTHDAY, TOO, FOR HE NEVER FORGETS, THEY SAY!
die-cut single sheet, 3 narrow red margins
inside right:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU FROM

Size
11 x 14.3 cm.
YOU'RE 1 TO-DAY on blue sky above baby waving a spoon, in chair KGVI England
YOU'RE 1 TO-DAY on blue sky above baby waving a spoon, in chair
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Birthday, Printed in England, Oversize, Various (set: YOU'RE age number TO-DAY)
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow baby to sit forward
inside middle:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
below:-A BIRTHDAY WISH WITH LOTS OF LOVE, I'M SENDING, BABY DEAR, BECAUSE, SINCE FIRST YOU CAME TO STAY AND GLADDEN HEARTS FROM DAY TO DAY IT'S JUST ONE HAPPY YEAR.

Size
11.3 x 12.4 cm., oversize
YOU'RE 4 TO-DAY above boy & girl on wooden rocking horse KGVI England
YOU'RE 4 TO-DAY above boy & girl on wooden rocking horse
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Birthday, Printed in England, Oversize, Various (set: YOU'RE age number TO-DAY)
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow shildren to sit forward
inside middle:-BIRTHDAY GREETINGS
below:-I SEND THIS LITTLE WISH TO SAY(BECAUSE YOU;RE GOING TO BE FOUR) I HOPE YOU'LL HAVE A JOLLY DAY AND LOTS OF HAPPY TIMES IN STORE!

Size
11.3 x 12.4 cm., oversize
YOU'RE 6 TO-DAY above boy adjusting girls roller skates KGVI England
YOU'RE 6 TO-DAY above boy adjusting girls roller skates
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Birthday, Printed in England, Oversize, Various (set: YOU'RE age number TO-DAY)
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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oblong sheet, thrice folded & cut to allow children to sit forward
inside middle:-A HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
below:-BECAUSE YOU'RE SIX TO-DAY I WISH YOU LTD OF FUN; MAY ALL THAT'S JOLY GLAD AND GAY BE YOURS TILL DAY IS DONE, AND ALL THE BRIGHT TOMORROWS TOO BE FULL OF HAPPINESS FOR YOU!

Size
11.3 x 12.4 cm., oversize
HAPPY CHRISTMAS in red at top over airforce plane on tarmac & air-men, WISHING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK in red at base KGVI England
HAPPY CHRISTMAS in red at top over airforce plane  on tarmac & air-men, WISHING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK in red at base
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, Various
Set Comment

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.

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single sheet folded to quarters, cut & perforated, plane in flight over countryside
illuminated wording left:--MAY JOY-STICK TO YOU HAPPY LANDINGS TO DADDY! FROM
front damaged on reference collection item

Size
13.7 x 10.7 cm.
no front title, blue edged inset, distant person walking up snowy village street, lighted houses KGVI England
no front title, blue edged inset, distant person walking up snowy village street, lighted houses
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, Various
Set Comment

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.

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oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread, single folds, cream background
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
below:- MAY CHRISTMAS SPREAD BEFORE YOUR EYES THE WONDER OF ITS GENTLE WAYS, UNFOLDING TREASURES OF SURPRISE THAT HIDE THEM SELVES ON OTHER DAYS;AND MAY THE NEW YEAR BE A FRIEND WAITING TO GREET YOU WITH A SMILE -- AND GUIDE YOU TO ITS HAPPY END THROUGH MANY A HAPPY MILE

Size
10.1 x 12.5 cm.
A REAL FOUR LEAF....21 key & real leaf in cellophane tied with ribbon KGVI England
A REAL FOUR LEAF....21 key & real leaf in cellophane tied with ribbon
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Birthday (21st), Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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from front:-A REAL FOUR LEAF CLOVER TO BRING YOU LUCK ON YOUR 21ST. BIRTHDAY
oblong single sheet, single fold, 3 red margins
inside:-WISHING YOU MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY
used in 1940

Size
12.6 x 15.8 cm., oversize
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS below 21 cut out in wreath of roses & rose leaves KGVI England
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS below 21 cut out in wreath of roses & rose leaves
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Birthday (21st), Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die-cut single sheet twice folded, blue background behind 21
inside middle top:- BIRTHDAY WISHES
below:-I AM SENDING FOR YOUR HAPPINESS TO-DAY: MAY GOOD LUCK AND JOY UNENDING GLADDEN ALL YOUR FUTURE WAY

Size
15 x 12.5 cm., oversize
EVERY GOOD WISH left 2 terriers stand facing left on flap KGVI England
EVERY GOOD WISH left 2 terriers stand facing left on flap
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, KGVI period, Printed in England, Birthday (21st), Oversize
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY COPYRIGHT LONDON PRINTED IN ENGLAND.

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die -cut cover & single blue sheet once folded, very unusual cut-see scans, designed cream background
inside left:-CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 21ST BIRTHDAY UPON THIS SPECIAL BIRTHDAY I MUST SEND A SPECIAL WISH TO YOU --MAY GOOD LUCK BE YOUR TRUE AND FAITHFUL FRIEND IN EVERYTHING YOU DO, AND HAPPINESS BE YOURS THAT KNOWS NO END, THAT LASTS YOUR WHOLE LIFE THROUGH!
right:-MANY HAPPY RETURNS OF THE DAY

Artist
MARGEURITE FROBISHER
Size
16.2 x 12.4 cm., oversize
ALWAYS READY....uniformed black cat frying egg in front of tent, Tail applique KGVI England
ALWAYS READY....uniformed black cat frying egg in front of tent, Tail applique
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

Item Comment

from front:-ALWAYS READY TO SEND YOU BIRTHDAY GREETINGS GOOD LUCK AND MAY YOU BE HAPPY AND CONTENT!
oblong single sheet, single fold
inside:-BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY BIRTHDAY

Size
13 x 16.4 cm., oversize
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in silver below garden & sundial inset, stylised flowers & bluebirds around KGVI England
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS in silver below garden & sundial inset, stylised flowers & bluebirds around
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong perforated sheet, serrated at base, thrice folded & cut to show view of garden
inside right:"I MEASURE ONLY SUNNY HOURS" WE READ ON THE SUNDIALS FACE, GLAD THOUGHTS OF SUMMER DAYS AND FLOWERS IN THOSE OLD WORDS WE TRACE THIS BIRTHDAY WISH SINCERE AND TRUE RIGHT FROM MY HEART I SEND. MAY THE SUNDIAL MARK THE HOURS FOR YOU THROUGH ALL YOUR LIFE, MY FRIENDS

Size
12.7 x 16.8 cm., oversize
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! across 2 flaps, personised onions walk right on grass with flowers KGVI England
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! across 2 flaps, personised onions walk right on grass with flowers
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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oblong single sheet twice folded, opens to show personised black cat under ONIONS MAY BE FEW AND FAR BETWEEN- BUT THERE'S NO SHORTAGE OF MY GOOD WISHES FOR YOUR BIRTHDAY

Size
15.2 x 11.4 cm., oversize
I'M SENDING YOU...dog posts letter in mail-box hollyhocks behind wall KGVI England
I'M SENDING YOU...dog posts letter in mail-box hollyhocks behind wall
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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on 4 flaps secured by thread- I'M SENDING YOU MY BIRTHDAY WISH FOR SUNNY DAYS AND SKIES OF BLUE, AND ALL THE JOLLY LITTLE TINGS THAT MAKE A PLEASANT WORLD FOR YOU
4 flaps with cottage, dogs, flowers & presents, unusual cut
used in 1938

Size
12.5 x 12.8 cm., oversize
JUST DROPPING IN --TO WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in red below boy parachuting down to rural landscape KGVI England
JUST DROPPING IN --TO WISH YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in red below boy parachuting down to rural landscape
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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die-cut single sheet, single folded cut to allow the card to stand
inside: in blue top- BIRTHDAY GREETINGS
below:- ANOTHER BIRTHDAY'S HERE I SEE, AND THAT'S A PLEASANT THOUGHT TO ME, FOR IT'S A PLEASURE JUST TO SAY I WISH YOU HAPPINESS TO-DAY! COPYRIGHT

Artist
Beatrice Mallet (unsigned)
Size
12.7 x 16 cm., oversize
TO GREET YOU ON YOUR BIRTHDAY applique pretty girl in black & violet standing by sundial KGVI England
TO GREET YOU ON YOUR BIRTHDAY applique pretty girl in black & violet standing by sundial
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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die cut sheet, double fold, unusual cut,mottled cream background & stock
inside front serrated:
second top:- WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY
below:-AS DAY BY DAY YOU TAKE YOUR WAY MAY EACH SUCCEEDING MILE BRING BLESSINGS RARE IN GOODLY SHARE THE JOURNEY TO BEGUILE - AND FORTUNE BEAM UPON YOU WITH HER MOST ENCHANTING SMILE

Size
12.2 x 15.4 cm., oversize
TO GREET YOU THIS HAPPY DAY below rural scene of ducks on pond, tree, buildings, clouds in sky KGVI England
TO GREET YOU THIS HAPPY DAY below rural scene of ducks on pond, tree, buildings, clouds in sky
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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die-cut single sheet, single fold, matte finish
inside top:- MANY HAPPY RETURNS
below:-MAY SUNSHINE BE ON ALL YOUR WAY OUR HEART BE FREE FROM CARE, MAY JOY BE YOURS THIS HAPPY DAY AND THROUGH THE COMING YEAR.
used in 1939

Size
17.5 x 10 cm., oversize
WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in pale blue above blue clouds, timbered & gilt gabled house behind yard KGVI England
WISHING YOU A HAPPY BIRTHDAY in pale blue above blue clouds, timbered & gilt gabled house behind yard
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN & QUEEN MARY, (KGVI period), Printed in England, Birthday, Various, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON (with or w/o NORTHAMPTON ; CHICAGO or ; NEW YORK) TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- PRINTED or MADE IN ENGLAND

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die-cut double sheets stuck together ,once folded,
inside left/top:- 2 women in old style dress talk to another in up-stairs window, they are cut to stand out when card opens
right/below:-AS COMES YOUR BIRTHDAY ONCE AGAIN OH! MAY THERE FOLLOW IN ITS TRAIN ALL LIFE'S BEST GIFTS COMBINED; MORE BRIGHTLY YET MAY FORTUNE SMILE, AND FAIRER GROW EACH PASSING MILE AS FALL THE YEARS BEHIND.

Size
12.2 x 15.5 cm., oversize