SET: Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, Birds

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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); NEW YORK ; TORONTO -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS robin perched on branch faces right, snow covered holly Yes ATUCKCARD single fold, irregular die-cut front flap reveals part of inner inscription (card title), blue back inside right: CHEERY GREETINGS AND BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS 4
CHEERY CHRISTMAS WISHES below robin perched on holly, gilt circle behind, thin green & gilt panel right Yes ATUCKCARD quarter fold, gilt embossed inside: MAY CHRISTMAS BRING YOU HAPPINESS AND THE NEW YEAR HEALTH AND GOOD LUCK (back comes NORTHAMPTON) 4
CHRISTMAS CHEER ovular inset on peach background with holly: pixies carry parcels, flying on the backs of 3 birds, night sky with snow Yes ATUCKCARD asymmetric single fold, white borders, green panel right, blue back inside right in green: CHRISTMAS IS A JOLLY TIME, MISTLETOE AND HOLLY TIME .... MERRY AND GLAD MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE! M. Sowerby (? to be confirmed) 3
CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND WARM WISHES FOR THE COMING YEAR inset view of window with holly, robins & snow Yes ATUCKCARD single fold red border inside right: IT WOULD NOT BE CHRISTMAS ... IN EVERYTHING YOU DO! date used: 22/12/1947 3