SET: Greeting, series & groups, Impressed, KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA, Christmas & New Year

Set Information edit

Set Comment

Tuck logo, info. & Royal attribution impressed, not printed on back of card
Tuck logo beside RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- PUBLISHED BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING & QUEEN ALEXANDRA -- TRADEMARK

Items in Set

A SONG AND A WISH in gilt, 3 oblong panels of green holly left, 3 birds above 3 gilt holly stems
IMPRESSED KED&QA
A SONG AND A WISH in gilt, 3 oblong panels of green holly left, 3 birds above 3 gilt holly stems
Item Comment

single fold, gilt embossed
inside right: CHRISTMAS CHIMES AWAKEN MEMORIES SWEET WITHIN OUR HEARTS, AND THUS OUR THOUGHTS UNITE
personalized inscription below
date used: 1903

Size
8.1 x 10 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES opt. in green, horned sheep, shades of grey/black
IMPRESSED KED&QA
BEST WISHES opt. in green, horned sheep, shades of grey/black
Item Comment

deckle edged, single fold
inside right: A PEACEFUL HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU
with "I WILL BLESS THEE" GEN 12,2 below
verse: A HAPPY NEW OF USEFULNESS... below again

Author
CHARLOTTE MURRAY
Size
7 x 11 cm.
Categories
BEST WISHES opt. in green, seven blue-tits on branch with pink flowers
IMPRESSED KED&QA
BEST WISHES opt. in green, seven blue-tits on branch with pink flowers
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges, shades of grey/black
inner sheet left: A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU -- FROM
inner sheet right: THOUGH ART PRECIOUS, THEREFORE FEAR NOT, PRECIOUS UNTO ME! I HAVE MADE THESE FOR MY GLORY, I HAVE LOVE'D THEE
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 7484 C

Artist
Jessie Hall (see postcard set 7484c)
Size
12.7 x 7 cm.
Categories
FAIR DAYS opt. in blue above cherry blossoms, shades of grey/black
IMPRESSED KED&QA
FAIR DAYS opt. in blue above cherry blossoms, shades of grey/black
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges
inner sheet right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse THE CHILDREN'S DAY AGAIN IS HERE, THE GLADDEST DAY OF ALL THE YEAR, OF OLD DELIGHTS AND PLEASURES NEW, MAY IT HOLD GOODLY STORE FOR YOU

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
GREETINGS opt. in red, four cats with sheet music, red border
IMPRESSED KED&QA
GREETINGS opt. in red, four cats with sheet music, red border
Item Comment

single folds, scalloped edges
inside right: A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse SING HEY - SING HEY, FOR CHRISTMAS DAY! .... MY LOVING WISHES WITH THIS
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 539 THE NOTE DULY REACHED

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
10 x 7.8 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS in green, white & red rose & bud
IMPRESSED KED&QA
HAPPY DAYS in green, white & red rose & bud
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheets secured by ribbon
inner sheet right: ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse below AGAIN CHRISTMAS IS HERE, AND I SEND THIS CARD TO SAY .... BRIGHT SUCCEEDING YEAR BLEST WITH SUNSHINE ALL THE WAY -- FROM

Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.5 x 10.5 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS opt. in blue, boy & girl in fancy dress, girl holds fan
IMPRESSED KED&QA
HAPPY DAYS opt. in blue, boy & girl in fancy dress, girl holds fan
Item Comment

single fold, shades of grey/black
inside right LOVING CHRISTMAS GREETINGS with verse HERE'S A BRIGHT AND HEARTY GREETING .... BRIGHT WITH SUNSHINE, LOVE AND LAUGHTER
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 6890

Artist
E.J. Andrews (unsigned)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
7.2 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
HAPPY DAYS opt. in green kingfisher on branch above 5 ducklings
IMPRESSED KED&QA
HAPPY DAYS opt. in green kingfisher on branch above 5 ducklings
Item Comment

single fold, serrated edges
inside right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse TO-DAY THOUGH MANY A GREETING CARD ... THAN MINE THIS HAPPY CHRISTMAS-TIDE
same image comes signed as coloured Tuck postcard 9175 CHICKS AND DUCKLINGS -- YOU PIRATE

Artist
A. West (signed postcard)
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
13 x 7.2 cm.
Categories
MAY I HAVE THE PLEASURE! two inset stick people, one sits with fan, LOVING WISHES opt. red top
IMPRESSED KED&QA
MAY I HAVE THE PLEASURE!  two inset stick people, one sits with fan, LOVING WISHES opt. red top
Item Comment

single fold, shades of grey/black
inside right: A MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse: WHILE HEARTS ARE LIGHT, AND HOPES ARE BRIGHT .... THE FUN THE SEASON'S BRINGIN!

Artist
K.L. unsigned
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8 x 11 cm
Categories
no front title inset sepia fox hunting scene, gilt border, green card stock & ribbon
IMPRESSED KED&QA
no front title inset sepia fox hunting scene, gilt border, green card stock & ribbon
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, gilt embossed border
inner sheet first right: IN ALL GOOD FELLOWSHIP I GREETING SEND AND WISH YOU EVERY GOOD-- COPYRIGHT
inner sheet second right: HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR THE NEW YEAR -- FROM

Size
9.8 x 14.3 cm.
Categories
OUR DANCE I BELIEVE! two inset standing stick people, one under mistletoe, WITH LOVE opt. red top
IMPRESSED KED&QA
OUR DANCE I BELIEVE!  two inset standing stick people, one under mistletoe, WITH LOVE opt. red top
Item Comment

inside right: TO WISH YOU A MERRY CHRISTMAS with verse: MAY SMILING FACES RING AROUND YOUR GLOWING HEARTH THIS CHRISTMAS DAY .... GAY

Artist
K.L. unsigned
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
8 x 11 cm
Categories
PRINCE OF PEACE opt. in gilt below Madonna & baby Jesus, shades of grey
IMPRESSED KED&QA
PRINCE OF PEACE opt. in gilt below Madonna & baby Jesus, shades of grey
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, purple inscriptions
inner sheet front: TO WISH YOU ... A PEACEFUL ... HAPPY CHRISTMAS
inner sheet right: HARK! THE HERALD-ANGELS SING GLORY TO THE NEW-BORN KING, PEACE ON EARTH, AND MERCY MILD .... JOIN THE TRIUMPHANT OF THE SKIES
same image comes Tuck postcard C 1270 signed H.M.B.

Artist
H. BENNETT (postcard signed H.M.B.)
Size
7.9 x 14.1 cm.
Categories
REMEMBRANCE in light blue above inset of 8 birds on wintry branches
IMPRESSED KED&QA
REMEMBRANCE in light blue above inset of 8 birds on wintry branches
Item Comment

single sheet, single fold, partially serrated edges
inside right: SINCERE GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse below THE TREES ARE BARE, THE SKIES ARE GREY, BUT 'NEATH THE SEASON'S SUNNY CHARM .... WISHES WARM
same image comes as Tuck postcard THE BIRDS GREAT NATURE'S HAPPY COMMONERS in set 9169 BIRDS AND BLOSSOMS

Artist
Jessie Hall (see postcard set 9169)
Categories
SOUHAITS SINCERES opt. in red, Santa with sac of toys faces right, people wave from stagecoach
IMPRESSED KED&QA
SOUHAITS SINCERES opt. in red, Santa with sac of toys faces right, people wave from stagecoach
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, French inscription, scalloped edges, sepia
inner sheet right: UNE PENSEE, UN SOUVENIR, REVE D'UN COEUR .... LEI VENEZ VOUS REUNIR

Artist
J.P. (J. Pike)
Size
8 x 10.8 cm.
Categories
THERE'S JOY IN HAPPY MEMORIES ivy above with gilt bells & below on gilt panel
IMPRESSED KED&QA
THERE'S JOY IN HAPPY MEMORIES ivy above with gilt bells & below on gilt panel
Item Comment

inside right: LONG LIFE AND HAPPY DAYS
personalized inscription below

Size
7.5 x 10.5 cm.
Categories
TO GREET YOU opt. in blue with clover, grey/black inset with 3 kittens & fish bowl
IMPRESSED KED&QA
TO GREET YOU opt. in blue with clover, grey/black inset with 3 kittens & fish bowl
Item Comment

single folds, cover & inner sheet secured by ribbon, scalloped edges
inner sheet right: A HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO YOU with verse THE CHILDREN'S DAY AGAIN IS HERE, THE GLADDEST DAY OF ALL THE YEAR, OF OLD DELIGHTS AND PLEASURES NEW, MAY IT HOLD GOODLY STORE FOR YOU
same image comes as coloured Tuck postcard 9099

Artist
B. COBBE
Author
H.M. BURNSIDE
Size
12 x 7 cm.
Categories
WITH LOVE opt. in green, 2 birds on triangular front flap, cat exposed upper right, shades of grey
IMPRESSED KED&QA
WITH LOVE opt. in green, 2 birds on triangular front flap, cat exposed upper right, shades of grey
Item Comment

single fold, front flap folded diagonally, deckle edged
inside left: WITH MERRY CHRISTMAS GREETINGS
inside right: "GOOD MORROW," THIS HAS COME TO SAY, "A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY."

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Size
7.8 x 10.1 cm.
Categories