Items in Category Mechanical

THE TIGER
THE TIGER
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WALKING ANIMALS
Set Comment

came in boxed sets of six animals each, one box is marked FATHER TUCK'S PATENT WALKING ANIMALS, SIX DIFFERENT MODELS OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS. MADE TO WALK AND MOVE IN LIFE-LIKE MANNER. ORIGINAL. AMUSING. INSTRUCTIVE. set includes COW, LAMB, DONKEY, RABBIT, DOG,and CAT. There would also seem to be a set of six wild animals. Items have the identical image on both sides, are designed to stand with a joint and a piece of string to make the legs move and the animal then moves forward.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL. DESIGNED IN ENGLAND. PRINTED IN SAXONY. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & T.R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. items marked as this plus UNITED KINGDOM PATENT 9117 OF 1909. UNITED STATES PATENT APPLIED FOR. Instructions on HOW TO MAKE THE ANIMALS WALK printed on each.

Size
8 x 6 in.
ZEBRA
ZEBRA
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S WALKING ANIMALS
Set Comment

came in boxed sets of six animals each, one box is marked FATHER TUCK'S PATENT WALKING ANIMALS, SIX DIFFERENT MODELS OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS. MADE TO WALK AND MOVE IN LIFE-LIKE MANNER. ORIGINAL. AMUSING. INSTRUCTIVE. set includes COW, LAMB, DONKEY, RABBIT, DOG,and CAT. There would also seem to be a set of six wild animals. Items have the identical image on both sides, are designed to stand with a joint and a piece of string to make the legs move and the animal then moves forward.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., LONDON. PARIS. BERLIN. NEW YORK. MONTREAL. DESIGNED IN ENGLAND. PRINTED IN SAXONY. PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN & T.R.H. THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES. items marked as this plus UNITED KINGDOM PATENT 9117 OF 1909. UNITED STATES PATENT APPLIED FOR. Instructions on HOW TO MAKE THE ANIMALS WALK printed on each.

Size
8 x 6 in.
ESELREITER
ESELREITER
Set Title
German version set of FATHER TUCK'S NURSERY ROCKERS
Set Comment

Each item has in German a title, a verse, and the Tuck trademark information RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., G.M.B.H. KUNSTVERLEGER, BERLIN-PARIS-LONDON-NEW YORK

Item Comment

two children ride an obstinate donkey, on reverse HOPPLA, HOPPLA, REITER: ESEL, LAUF' DOCH WEITER-SIEH NUR, DIESE FRECHE GANS BEISST NACH MIR UND BRUDER HANS. VORWARTS, HUH, JETZT TRAG' UNS GLEICH DURCH DEN GRUNEN GANSETREICH. WEITER, ESEL, WEITER! HOPPLA, HOPPLA, REITER.
called THE NAUGHTY NEDDY in the English version

Size
9 x 7 1/2 in.
KAHNFAHRT
KAHNFAHRT
Set Title
German version set of FATHER TUCK'S NURSERY ROCKERS
Set Comment

Each item has in German a title, a verse, and the Tuck trademark information RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., G.M.B.H. KUNSTVERLEGER, BERLIN-PARIS-LONDON-NEW YORK

Item Comment

toys in a rowboat called S.M.S. GNEISENAU, on reverse, EIN VERGNUGEN EIGNER ART IST DOCH EINE WASSERFAHRT! TEDDY-BAR UND PUPPCHEN KLEIN. STEIGEN IN DAS SCHIFFLEIN EIN, FHREN HIN UND HER-JUCHHE! AUF DEM SCHONEN BLAUEN SEE.
called THE BONNIE BOATLOAD in the English version

Size
9 x 6 1/2 in.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM ALL OF US rooster with gavel left of chicks, puppy & chicken, inset reads OUR BETTER POLITICIANS ... HALLMARK
HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM ALL OF US rooster with gavel left of chicks, puppy & chicken, inset reads OUR BETTER POLITICIANS ...
Set Title
Greeting, HALLMARK, (Late KGVI & Late QM), Birthday, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI -- THE LATE QUEEN MARY -- H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
A HALLMARK CARD (inside crown or not) bottom (centre or right) with MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT BELOW

Item Comment

single sheet folded to quarters, paper wheel insert turns
front inscription cont'd: OUR BETTER POLITICIANS AND PUBLIC MEN OF NOTE ARE RAISED TO THEIR POSITIONS BY MEANS OF POPULAR VOTE
inside left:SO ALL OF US SELECTED THIS SPECIAL DATE TO SAY THAT YOU HAVE BEEN ELECTED TO HAVE A HAPPY DAY!

Size
14 x 13.5 cm., oversize
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

Item Comment

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

Item Comment

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.
TO MOTHER ON HER DAY! dressed cat pushed cart of die cut- potted flowers MD3765
TO MOTHER ON HER DAY! dressed cat pushed cart of die cut- potted flowers
Set Title
Greeting, THE QUEEN (QE II period) DESIGN BY BARKER, Mother's Day, Oversize, with prefix & number
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD --BY APPOINTMENT TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, FINE ART PUBLISHERS -- DESIGN BY BARKER -- COPYRIGHT, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, prefix MD

Item Comment

die cut potted flowers front extend, revealing additional inscriptions
inside right: THE FLOWERS ON THIS CARD BRING SPECIAL REMEMBRANCES, DEAR
WITH WARMEST THOUGHTS AND WISHES FOR A HAPPY DAY AND YEAR!
dated used: 1967

Size
12.2 x 15.4 cm, oversize
boy rider in blue and white sailor suit tipping his hat and holding a riding crop 122
boy rider in blue and white sailor suit tipping his hat and holding a riding crop
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
2 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
brown horse standing with empty saddle 122
brown horse standing with empty saddle
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676, RTS easel trademark BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT, PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. NO 122. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN PRUSSIA. COPYRIGHT

Size
8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
grey horse in a running pose with empty saddle 122
grey horse in a running pose with empty saddle
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676, RTS easel trademark BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT, PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. NO 122. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN PRUSSIA. COPYRIGHT

Size
9 x 6 1/2 in.
young boy dressed as a huntsman and blowing a horn 122
young boy dressed as a huntsman and blowing a horn
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
2 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
young boy in brown checked riding suit and cap 122
young boy in brown checked riding suit and cap
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
2 x 6 1/2 in.
young girl in a blue and white sailor type dress and red hat waves a white handkerchief 122
young girl in a blue and white sailor type dress and red hat waves a white handkerchief
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
3 x 6 1/2 in.
young girl in a long flowing blue coat with long gloves and a riding whip 122
young girl in a long flowing blue coat with long gloves and a riding whip
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
3 x 6 1/2 in.
young girl in a white top and a blue skirt with a riding crop 122
young girl in a white top and a blue skirt with a riding crop
Set Title
HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN , LUF' GALOPP! German version of ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY SERIES NO. 122 YOUNG RIDERS
Set Comment

German edition of THE YOUNG RIDERS, box is marked HOPP, HOPP, HOPP-PFERDCHEN, LUF' GALOPP! ZEITVERTREIB FUR UNSERE KLEINEN, WEZEL & NAUMANN, LEIPZIG-REUDNITZ no titles, or descriptions printed on the backs.The publishing info and number is on the box and the horses but not on the riders.
the English version of the set boxes are marked ARTISTIC TOY NOVELTY or THE ROYAL ART NOVELTY, SERIES NO. 122. YOUNG RIDERS, PATENT, A SPLENDID NOVELTY. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS TO THE QUEEN, LONDON, PARIS, & NEW YORK

Item Comment

on reverse, PATENT APPLIED FOR D.R.G.M. NO 39676

Size
3 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.
black girl in blue and yellow dress sings
black girl in blue and yellow dress sings
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 14 1/2 in.
boy in red and white soccer uniform gets hit in the chest with a white soccer ball
boy in red and white soccer uniform gets hit in the chest with a white soccer ball
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
11 x 12 in.
boy in white clown suit with red hearts, green gloves and socks
boy in white clown suit with red hearts, green gloves and socks
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
boy with football
boy with football
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

young boy with a football marked TO MY VALENTINE, he has a white uniform with orange and black stripes on his arms and legs,and seems afraid to catch the ball, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 13 in.
brown bear, no Valentine
brown bear, no Valentine
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
brown bear, Valentine to chest
brown bear, Valentine to chest
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE, identical to the brown bear entered in this same set but has a red Valentine heart on his chest, on reverse is a poem LET ME SHARE YOUR JOYS, MY SWEETHEART, YOU MUST KNOW THAT I ADORE YOU! IF OF SORROWS YOU HAVE ANY, PLEASE LET "TEDDY BEAR" THEM FOR YOU.
marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
Buster Brown with dog and paint can
Buster Brown with dog and paint can
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank but does come with the Tuck trademark and BUSTER BROWN title

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 13 in.
Chinese man in green and purple top with red pants, long black braid in his hair
Chinese man in green and purple top with red pants, long black braid in his hair
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 in.
FLUFFY RUFFLES
FLUFFY RUFFLES
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY. FLUFFY RUFFLES. ORIGINAL DESIGN, COPYRIGHT, 1907 BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
this copy is missing her feet

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 12 in.
FOXY GRANDPA
FOXY GRANDPA
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

old man on a blue suit with two young boys, has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is marked DESIGN COPYRIGHT 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 10 in.
FRITZ
FRITZ
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

boy wearing a blue top, brown shorts, blue stockings, and a hat,holds a pretzel in his right hand and a sausage in his left, come with variations of TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, come with and without Tuck markings or title, titled version is marked DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 x 12 in.
girl in red dress with white spots, green bows, white cuffs, collar, and knickers
girl in red dress with white spots, green bows, white cuffs, collar, and knickers
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
girl with black hair and straw hat
girl with black hair and straw hat
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

girl with black hair and straw hat, she wears a green dress with a white apron, black stockings and boots, TO MY VALENTINE is on her chest, she has a necklace of blue beads with a pendant FB

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate
girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate, she wears a green dress with a white apron and long red stockings, TO MY VALENTINE is on her chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 13 in.
HAPPY HOOLIGAN
HAPPY HOOLIGAN
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

man in brown checked jacket with a red sweater and blue pants, he smokes a cigar and is bald with a small red hat,
has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, on reverse is DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY,

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
KATZENJAMMER KIDS
KATZENJAMMER KIDS
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

old woman in a red top and green skirt with two young boys, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the reverse DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
12 x 9 in.
LITTLE NEMO
LITTLE NEMO
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY, LITTLE NEMO. ORIGINAL DESIGN COPYRIGHT, 1907, BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
man wearing a black coat and hat, brown pants,he holds a red handkerchief and has a bandage around his head,
man wearing a black coat and hat, brown pants,he holds a red handkerchief and has a bandage around his head,
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 12 1/2 in.
PATSY
PATSY
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

boy in a green jacket with a black top hat, yellow vest and brown pants, TO MY VALENTINE is on his chest, comes titled with RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a blank back

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
PLEASURE
PLEASURE
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

girl in a blue and white dress holds a piece of pie in her left hand, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD.,PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 12 in.
polar bear, Valentine to chest
polar bear, Valentine to chest
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE, on reverse is a poem I WANT THEE FOR MY VALENTINE, AND HOPE THY LOVE FOR ME MAY BE AS LASTING AS THE LOVE THY :TEDDY BEARS" FOR THEE
marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
scarecrow with a green shirt, brown pants and grey hat
scarecrow with a green shirt, brown pants and grey hat
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
TOPSY
TOPSY
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

black girl wearing an orange dress and a blue apron holds a piece of watermelon, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a blank back and no title

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 12 in.
UNCLE REUB
UNCLE REUB
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

old man in coveralls, blue shirt and straw hat, TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a plain back

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 in.
WAITING AT THE CHURCH
WAITING AT THE CHURCH
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
WAKE UP
WAKE UP
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

man smoking a large cigar, he has a large hat with WAKE UP written on it, green pants, black jacket and red vest with TO MY VALENTINE, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY, WAKE UP. ORIGINAL DESIGN COPYRIGHT, 1907, BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
WALTZ ME AROUND AGAIN, WILLIE
WALTZ ME AROUND AGAIN, WILLIE
Set Title
jointed string figures
Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Item Comment

marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 x 11 in.
dancing girl wearing blue polka dot dress and red hat
dancing girl wearing blue polka dot dress and red hat
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
girl in green dress with white apron, has red hair in pigtails with brown bows
girl in green dress with white apron, has red hair in pigtails with brown bows
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
6 x 12 1/2 in.
Scottish boy playing bagpipes
Scottish boy playing bagpipes
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 in.
young boy in brown coat and black and white checked pants holds a cane and a bouquet of flowers
young boy in brown coat and black and white checked pants holds a cane and a bouquet of flowers
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE, foot is broken

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
6 1/2 x 12 in.
young boy in red and white shirt, blue coveralls, straw hat, and holding a scythe
young boy in red and white shirt, blue coveralls, straw hat, and holding a scythe
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
6 1/2 x 12 in.
young boy in white shirt and green pants and hat, holds a bouquet of violets
young boy in white shirt and green pants and hat, holds a bouquet of violets
Set Title
jumping stick characters
Set Comment

jointed limbs with attachments to a single stick running up the back.
Instructions on reverse TO MAKE THE FIGURE JUMP, PRESS DOWNWARDS, WITH BOTH HANDS, WITH AN EVEN PRESSURE UPON THE SHOULDERS, WHEN THE KNEES WILL BEND AND THE NECK WILL BE ELONGATED. WHEN THE FIGURE IS PRESSED DOWN AS FAR AS IT WILL GO, BOTH HANDS SHOULD BE REMOVED SIMULTANEOUSLY, THE FIGURE WILL THEN SPRING INTO THE AIR.

Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
6 1/2 x 12 in.
CIRCUSBAREN
CIRCUSBAREN
Set Title
Marionettes, German version
Set Comment

marked on the backs RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. G.M.B.H. KUNSTVERLEGER, BERLIN, PARIS, LONDON, NEW YORK,
see also ONKEL TUCK'S MEINE PUEPPCHEN TANZEN, which is a box of ten marionettes printed in German that mirrors the English version, box is marked ONKEL TUCK'S MEINE PUEPPCHEN TANZEN 10 GRUPPEN LIEBLINGS-PUPPEN MIT BEWEGLICHEN GLIEDERN VERSE VON M. VALLENTIN-HOFFMEISTER. SEHR AMUSANT!
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. G.M.B.H. BERLIN, LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK, MONTREAL. NO 9003.

Item Comment

WIR SIND VOM CIRKUS RUMPEL-PUMPEL.....,

Size
9 x 11 1/2 in.