SET: Greeting, Christmas or New Year, military, cavalry

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single fold, indented edges on three sides, embossed
back,Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN GERMANY.
same front but different interior wording for Christmas or New Year greeting

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12TH LANCERS ACT WELL YOUR PART THERE ALL THE HONOUR LIES uniformed lancer rides front Yes QV Germany inside right:- WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM "HONOUR'S LAURELS NE'ER DECAY BUT BLOOM IN FRESH UNFADING SPRING" BYRON signed Harry Payne on similar card 3
15TH (KING'S) HUSSARS BRITONS HOLD YOUR OWN uniformed hussar rides left, looks front Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR FROM HERE'S TO THE FLAG THAT ALL THE WINDS ACCLAIM, THE BRAVE OLD FLAG THAT NEVER SUFFERED SHAME; HERE'S TO THE BOY RIGHT WORTHY OF HIS SIRE, AND PEACE AND JOY BY EVERY ENGLISH FIRE quote F.L. possibly Harry Payne 3
15TH (KING'S) HUSSARS BRITONS HOLD YOUR OWN uniformed hussar rides left, looks front Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- WITH HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND BEST WISHES FROM WHAT ENGLISH HEARTS OF OLD WOULD DARE, OUR LADS WILL YET FULFILL; THANK GOD, WE MAY BE PROUD TO BEAR THE NAME OF BRITON, STILL possibly Harry Payne 3
15TH (KING'S) HUSSARS LET EACH MAN DO HIS BEST uniformed hussar rides left, looks left Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM THE BEST OF HAPPINESS, HONOUR AND FORTUNE KEEP WITH YOU. possibly Harry Payne 3
1ST. LIFE GUARDS NAUGHT SHALL MAKE US RUE IF ENGLAND TO HERSELF DO REST BUT TRUE uniformed life-guard rides left, looks down Yes QV Germany inside back right:-WITH HEARTY GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM TO ENGLAND UNDER ALL THE SKIES! NOW TO THE FLAG THAT KNOWS NOT WRONG: NOW TO THE SOFT AND SHINING EYES THAT MAKES OUR MEN SO STRONG used in 1901 possibly Harry Payne 3
1ST. LIFE GUARDS NAUGHT SHALL MAKE US RUE IF ENGLAND TO HERSELF DO REST BUT TRUE uniformed life-guard rides left, looks down Yes QV Germany inside back right:- HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM HERE'S TO THE FLAG THAT ALL THE WINDS ACCLAIM, THE BRAVE OLD FLAG THAT NEVER SUFFERED SHAME: HERE'S TO THE BOY RIGHT WORTHY OF HIS SIRE, AND PEACE AND JOY BY EVERY ENGLISH FIRE f.l. possibly Harry Payne 3
21ST. LANCERS ACT EVER TRUE TO OUR RENOWN uniformed lancer rides left, looks left Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- KIND REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM PROSPERITY BE YOURS, GOOD HEALTH AND HOPE BE EVER CONSTANT TO YOU. possibly Harry Payne 3
21ST. LANCERS FORWARD BRAVE CHAMPIONS TO THE FIGHT uniformed lancer rides left, looks left Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- WITH HEARTY GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM TO ENGLAND UNDER ALL THE SKIES! NOW TO THE FLAG THAT KNOWS NOT WRONG//SO STRONG F.L. possibly Harry Payne 3
21ST. LANCERS HONOUR IS PURCHASED BY DEEDS WE DO uniformed lancer rides left, looks left Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- REMEMBRANCE AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM THOSE WHO WROUGHT SO WELL FOR US THOSE WHO FOUGHT AND FELL FOR US BY THE CHRISTMAS EMBERS NOW, ENGLAND'S HEART REMEMBERS NOW F.I. possibly Harry Payne 3
2ND. DRAGOON GUARDS A BOLD SPIRIT IN A LOYAL BREAST uniformed life-guard rides front- left saluting with raised sword Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- HEARTY GREETING AND BEST WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS "THE SAFETY OF A KINGDOM IS NOT ITS ARMIES NOR ITS TREASURES, BUT ITS FRIENDS" SALTUST signed HARRY PAYNE 3
5th DRAGOON GUARDS(IN KHAKI) HONOUR IS PURCHASED BY DEEDS WE DO uniformed dragoon rides left, looks left Yes QV Germany inside back cover:- WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM WITH EVERY TURN OF FORTUNE'S BUST WHEEL SOME GOOD BETIDE YOU possibly Harry Payne 3