SET: Greeting EdVII period but no Royal atttribution, Valentine

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Set Comment

Tuck logo over TRADE MARK, at base on back in red:-COPYRIGHT 1903 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO.LTD. N.Y.
grey & cream embossed design with die-cut figure applique over heart shaped perforation

Items in Set

VALENTINE GREETING, FRITZ, boy stands dressed in blue & brown holding up pretzel & sausage
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VALENTINE GREETING, FRITZ, boy stands dressed in blue & brown holding up pretzel & sausage
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-WITH PRETZEL AND SAUSAGE, YOUR JOY IS COMPLETE, FROM THE CROWN OF YOUR HEAD TO THE SOLES OF YOUR FEET. AND THOUGH I MIGHT LONG TO MAKE IT COMPLETER, I NEVER COULD LOVE SUCH A TERRIBLE EATER. IF YOU'LL ADOPT ANOTHER LINE THEN I WILL BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist attributed to F. BRUNDAGE - see Steier & Braun

Artist
F. BRUNDAGE
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, PAIN crying girl stands dressed in red & white
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VALENTINE GREETING, PAIN crying girl stands dressed in red & white
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PAIN. THESE TEARS MUST MOVE A HEART OF STONE, SUCH PAIN IS PAST BELIEVING; FOR I AM LEFT YO WEEP ALONE, BY MAIDEN FAIR DECEIVING. OH, LET MY GRIEF APPEAL TO YOU,- BE KIND AGAIN, I HUMBLY SUE, AND BE MY VALENTINE.
artist attributed to F. BRUNDAGE - see Steier & Braun

Artist
F. BRUNDAGE
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, BASEBALL, player stands dressed in red & white with baseball in mouth
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VALENTINE GREETING, BASEBALL, player stands dressed in red & white with baseball in mouth
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-YOU CLOTHE YOURSELF IN BRIGHT ARRAY AND HOPE TO WIN THE GAME, FOR HITS AND BASES DEFTLY MADE WILL BRING YOU WEALTH AND FAME. BUT SHOULD YOU FAIL TO REACH THE GOAL, DESPAIR NOT, NOR REPINE: BY DAY OR NIGHT, COME GOOD OR ILL,
I'LL BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, PAT. boy stands dressed in green & brown with shamrock on black hat
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VALENTINE GREETING, PAT. boy stands dressed in green & brown with shamrock on black hat
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PAT. I'M FULL OF FUN AND JOLLITY, THE SHAMROCK IS MY TOKEN; AND NEVER WILL YOU FIND IN ME A HEART THAT CAN BE BROKEN. I LOVE EACH FAIR AND GAY COLLEEN, I'D TAKE THEM ALL FOR MINE; AND EVERY GIRL WHO WANTS CAN HAVE ME FOR A VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, PLEASURE.girl standing in blue dress holds long hair right
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VALENTINE GREETING, PLEASURE.girl standing in blue dress holds long hair right
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-PLEASURE.I'D LIKE TO BE A PIECE OF PIE, TO GIVE YOU SO MUCH PLEASURE; THE SMILE THAT TWINKLES IN YOUR EYE NOW INDICATES A TREASURE. IF YOU COULD ONLY CARE FOR ME, WE'D LOVE AND PIE COMBINE; I'D SERVE THE SWEETEST THINGS TO THEE AND BE YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, THE CHINAMAN stands welcoming open mouthed in national dress
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VALENTINE GREETING, THE CHINAMAN stands welcoming open mouthed in national dress
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-ALLEE SAME LIKE MELICAN, CHINAMAN LOVE WHEREVER HE CAN, PLETTY GIRL UPON THE STREET, MAKE HIM LAUGH, SHE LOOKS SO NEET. WANTEE CATCHEE NICEY WIFE, VOW TO LOVE HER ALL MY LIFE; LITTLE MISS THAT WILL BE MINE, TAKE ME FOR YOUR VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, THE CLOWN boy stands welcoming in clown outfit, red hearts on white, gloves & hat
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VALENTINE GREETING, THE CLOWN  boy stands welcoming in clown outfit, red hearts on white, gloves & hat
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-YOU WEAR YOUR HEART UPON YOUR SLEEVE, AS WELL AS ON YOUR GOWN; AND EVERYBODY HAS TO LAUGH AT SUCH A FUNNY CLOWN. BUT WITH YOUR BROAD AND WINNING SMILE, YOU CHARM THI HEART OF MINE; AND IN MY DREAMS I LONG TO BE YOUR OWN TRUE VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, THE DUDE. caricature of Edwardian dude in evening dress
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VALENTINE GREETING, THE DUDE. caricature of Edwardian dude in evening dress
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-FROM TOP TO TOE A PERFECT BEAU, IN LOOKS AND STYLE COMPLETE; MY LITTLE MAN WITH HAT AND CANE, AND CLOTHES THAT ARE SO NEAT,- WHILE YOU MAY SMILE ON ALL THE WORLD O, LET YOUR HEART BE MINE; IF YOU ARE ONLY TRUE TO ME I'LL BE YOUR VALENTINE
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, THE FOOTBALL PLAYER boy stands scared & open mouhed as football lands on him
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VALENTINE GREETING, THE FOOTBALL PLAYER  boy stands scared & open mouhed as football lands on him
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-THE FOOTBALL PLAYER . WITH TOUSLED HAIR AND GRIMY FACE, YOU LINED UP FOR THE GAME AND THINK BY MAKING PUNTS AND KICKS TO THUS ENHANCE YOUR FAME. ALTHOUGH YOU LOOK A PERFECT FRIGHT, YOUR STRENGTH IS SO SUBLIME, I'D CHOOSE YOU FIRST OF ALL THE LOT TO BE MY VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories
VALENTINE GREETING, TOPSY black girl stands leaning back, facing half left eating water melon
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VALENTINE GREETING, TOPSY black girl stands leaning back, facing half left eating water melon
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3 serrated edges with front & back embossed design
inside right:-WHEN THE MELON, TOPSY, RIPENS IN THE SUN, 'T IS THEN I PINE FOR YOU, MY ONLY ONE; AND WHEN THE GRASS AND FLOWERS ARE WET WITH DEW, MY HEART AND THOUGHTS ARE EVER TURNED TO YOU. O, LET YOUR THOUGHTS RESPOND TO MINE, AND SAY YOU'LL BE MY VALENTINE.
artist likely F. BRUNDAGE - see notes re Valentine greetings: Steier & Braun, p.58

Artist
likely F. Brundage
Size
12.7 x 17.8 cm., oversize
Categories