SET: Greeting, THE KING & QUEEN (G.V. period), Produced Entirely in England, Christmas & New Year, WWI

Set Information edit

Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD, PUBLISHERS TO THE KING AND QUEEN, PRODUCED ENTIRELY IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Items in Set

2 flags "ENGLAND! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART" over verse:-HERE'S TO CHRISTMAS AND HERE'S TO YOU - AND TO OUR FRIENDS TRIED AND TRUE!
KGV England
2 flags "ENGLAND! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART" over verse:-HERE'S TO CHRISTMAS AND HERE'S TO YOU - AND TO OUR FRIENDS TRIED AND TRUE!
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oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right top:-"YOUR WELFARE WILL NEVER BE ABSENT FROM MY THOUGHTS." THE KING'S MESSAGE
below:-CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND SINCERE GOOD WISHES FOR PEACE AND PROSPERITY IN THE COMING YEAR FROM

Author
NEWBOLT
Size
8.3 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse
KGV England
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT," THESE ARE THE WORDS E'ER FIRST UPON OUR LIPS, BUT NEXT SHALL BE "OLD ENGLAND'S FLAG, OUR SAILORS AND OUR SHIPS!"
inside right top:- CHRISTMAS IS A TIME OF PEACE, WAR'S CONTENTIONS THEN SHALL CEASE, IN THE MIDST OF WAR'S ALARM GOD PROTEST YOU FROM ALL HARM
below:- WITH CHRISTMAS GREETINGS FROM
same front wording comes on small & large cards

Size
8.5 x 12.6 cm.
Categories
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse:-
KGV England
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse:-
Item Comment

verse:-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT," THESE ARE THE WORDS E'ER FIRST UPON OUR LIPS, BUT NEXT SHALL BE "OLD ENGLAND'S FLAG, OUR SAILORS AND OUR SHIPS!"
inside right:-WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
same front wording comes on small & large cards

Size
10.5 x 14.5 cm.
Categories
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse:-
KGV England
2 flags "GOD AND OUR RIGHT" over verse:-
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT," THESE ARE THE WORDS E'ER FIRST UPON OUR LIPS, BUT NEXT SHALL BE "OLD ENGLAND'S FLAG, OUR SAILORS AND OUR SHIPS!"
inside right :- HEALTH, PEACE AND PROSPERITY BE YOUR THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR

Size
8.5 x 12.8 cm.
Categories
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message KEEP A BRIGHT LOOK FORWARD
KGV England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message KEEP A BRIGHT LOOK FORWARD
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right :- HEALTH, PEACE AND PROSPERITY BE YOURS THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
same cover comes with different greetings inside
same front & inside images & titles but PRODUCED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Size
8.3 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
KGV England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right :- THE SEASON'S GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY AND PROSPEROUS NEW YEAR
same cover comes with different greetings inside

Size
10.5 x 14.5 cm.
Categories
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
KGV England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside right :- HEALTH, PEACE AND PROSPERITY BE YOURS THROUGHOUT THE COMING YEAR
same cover comes with different greetings inside

Size
8.3 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
KGV England
A HAPPY CHRISTMAS, signalling flags & signalled message WE'LL MEET THE FUTURE FULL OF FAITH AND HOPE
Item Comment

oblong cover, embossed, it is possible there was an additional sheet secured by a thread - but there is no way of knowing
inside right:- FROM

Size
10.4 x 14.4 cm.
Categories
"BRITAIN! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART!" THE WRONG SHALL FAIL, THE RIGHT PREVAIL, WITH PEACE ON EARTH-GOODWILL TO MEN
KGV England
"BRITAIN! WHAT THOU WERT, THOU ART!" THE WRONG SHALL FAIL, THE RIGHT PREVAIL, WITH PEACE ON EARTH-GOODWILL TO MEN
Item Comment

oblong cover & sheet secured by thread, single folds, embossed
inside left:-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT," THESE ARE THE WORDS E'ER FIRST UPON OUR LIPS, BUT NEXT SHALL BE "OLD ENGLAND'S FLAG, OUR SAILORS AND OUR SHIPS!"
right :- A PEACEFUL HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A JOYOUS NEW YEAR TO YOU FROM

Author
LONGFELLOW
Size
8.3 x 12.7 cm.
Categories
crossed Union Jack & flag over panel :-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT" general wording
KGV England
crossed Union Jack & flag over panel :-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT" general wording
Item Comment

oblong cover & single sheet secured by thread
Inside right::-WITH EVERY GOOD WISH FOR A VICTORIOUS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM....

Size
7.5 x 10.2 cm.
Categories
GOD AND OUR RIGHT crossed Union Jack & flag over panel
KGV England
GOD AND OUR RIGHT crossed Union Jack & flag over panel
Item Comment

front:-"GOD AND OUR RIGHT" above THESE ARE THE WORDS E'ER FIRST ON OUR LIPS BUT NEXT SHALL BE OLD ENGLAND'S FLAG, OUR SOLDIERS AND OUT SHIPS!"
inside back:WITH BEST WISHES FOR A VERY HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM
used in 1914

Size
10.5 x 14.5 cm.
Categories