SET: WALTHAMSTOW EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Set Information edit

Set Comment

images used in this set appear to have been taken from a wide range of mainly GLOSSO Tuck postcards. Because of the non-postcard backs they are also listed in TuckDB ephemera reward cards

First Use:01/07/1905
Sold As:given singly as reward cards
Where Sold:Great Britain

Cards in Set

ALETHE
ALETHE
Card Comment

back:- ALETHE, THE EGYPTIAN MAIDEN IS SEEN HERE FEEDING THE SACRED IBIS IN THE TEMPLE. THIS BIRD WAS WORSHIPPED BY THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS, AND CALLED BY THEM HAB OR HIB//SOME OTHER PLACES

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A LITTLE SCHOLAR
A LITTLE SCHOLAR
Card Comment

back:- THIS BABY BOY SEEMS TO BE A VERY NICE LITTLE FELLOW INDEED. HIS TOYS AND THERE IS REALLY QUITE A COLLECTION OF THEM, ARE STREWED ON THE FLOOR AROUND HIM//IN A VERY FEW YEARS TIME , HOWEVER HE WILL BE A REAL SCHOLAR AT A REAL SCHOOL AND WILL BE LEARNING REAL LESSONS.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IRISH CABIN
AN IRISH CABIN
Card Comment

back:- THE IRISH CABIN IS REALLY THE COTTAGE OF THE POOR PEASANT OF IRELAND. THESE CABINS ARE BUT LOOSELY BUILT OF STONES AND THATCH AND AS A RULE CONSIST OF ONE ROOM//POOR PEOPLE
same image & card title GLOSSO 1097 IRISH LIFE SERIES I

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IRISH JAUNTING CAR
AN IRISH JAUNTING CAR
Card Comment

back:- THE JAUNTING CAR, OR AS IT IS SOMETIMES KNOWN THE OUTSIDE CAR IS A VEHICLE PECULIAR TO IRELAND...

Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
A SHAGGY FRIEND
A SHAGGY FRIEND
Card Comment

back:- THE PICTURE REPRESENTS A LITTLE GIRL WITH HER FAITHFUL FRIEND, A SHAGGY SHETLAND PONY. THE LITTLE HORSE SEEMS PERFECTLY HAPPY, WHICH IS ONLY NATURAL FOR HE IS WELL LOOKED//THERE ARE ABOUT 5000 PONIES IN THE ISLANDS.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BEFORE THE "BEAK"
BEFORE THE "BEAK"
Card Comment

back:- THERE IS A GOOD JOKE IN THIS PRETTY PICTURE, FOR A MAGISTRATE IN A POLICE COURT ID CALLED A"BEAK". IT IS VERY EVIDENT THAT THESE TWO LITTLE KITTENS HAVE BEEN UP YO SOME MISCHIEF// WILL LET THEM OFF WITH A CAUTION

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL
CANTERBURY CATHEDRAL
Card Comment

back:- THIS HISTORIC AND NOBLE BUILDING IS FILLED WITH BEAUTIFUL AND CURIOUS MEMORIALS, ONE OF THE MOST INTERESTING BEING THE SHRINE OF THE MURDERED THOMAS A BECKET//ITS ASSOCIATIONS

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
CHUMS girl with mare & foal
CHUMS girl with mare & foal
Card Comment

back:- THE LITTLE GIRL IN THE PICTURE HAS MANY FRIENDS AT THE FARM AMONG THE NUMEROUS ANIMALS, BUT HER FAVOURITE IS SALLY, THE MARE.//FOAL THAT YOU CAN SEE STANDING BESIDE HER
this image as GLOSSO 5589 FOURFOOTED FRIENDS & for HUDDERSFIELD EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
DERBYSHIRE. MILLERS DALE
DERBYSHIRE. MILLERS DALE
Card Comment

back:-THE RIVER WYE, CLEAR AND BEAUTIFUL AS IT IS CANNOT HIDE FROM THE EYE OF THE RAMBLER THAT THE SCENERY HERE IS BEING MUCH DISFIGURED BY THE NUMEROUS LIMESTONE QUARRIES WHICH ARE OPENED UPON THE SMOOTH GREEN SWELLS.// A LOVELY SPOT TO BE IN ON SUCH A DAY

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
DURHAM. ELVET BRIDGE CASTLE AND CATHEDRAL
DURHAM. ELVET BRIDGE CASTLE AND CATHEDRAL
Card Comment

back:- ELVET BRIDGE CONNECTS THE SUBURB OF OLD ELVET WITH THE MORE ANCIENT PART OF DURHAM WHICH STANDS ON A PENNINSULAR FORMED BY THE WEAR. THE BRIDGE//OF NORMAN ARCHITECTURE
same image & card title GLOSSO 5608 DURHAM

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
DURHAM. ELVET BRIDGE, CASTLE AND CATHEDRAL
DURHAM. ELVET BRIDGE, CASTLE AND CATHEDRAL
Card Comment

back:-ELVET BRIDGE CONNECTS THE SUBURB OF OLD ELVET WITH THE MORE ANCIENT PARTS OF DURHAM, WHICH STANDS ON A PENINSULAR FORMED BY THE WEAR//CATHEDRALS AND A PERFECT TYPE OF NORMAN ARCHITECTURE

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
EDINBURGH, CASTLE AND ART GALLERIES
EDINBURGH, CASTLE AND ART GALLERIES
Card Comment

back:- EDINBURGH, ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL OF EUROPEAN CITIES, IS FAMOUS FOR MANY IMPOSING AND INTERESTING BUILDINGS, NOT THE LEAST//FOUNDED RESPECTIVELY IN 1823 AND 1850.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ENTRANCE TO DOVEDALE
ENTRANCE TO DOVEDALE
Card Comment

back:- DOVEDALE, STRICTLY SPEAKING, INCLUDES ONLY A SPACE OF ABOUT THREE MILES BETWEEN ILAM AND MILL DALE, AND AFFORDS THE LOVERS OF THE PICTURESQUE AND BEAUTIFUL//ONE FOR A VISIT
same image & card title GLOSSO 5526 BUXTON AND ENVIRONS SERIES II

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
GOLDEN HARVEST TIME
GOLDEN HARVEST TIME
Card Comment

back:- THE TIME OF WHEAT HARVEST COMES IN AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER AND IS A MOST IMPORTANT TIME OF YEAR NOT ONLY TO THE FARMER BUT TO US ALL, FOR IT MUST BE REMEMBERED//STACKED
same image & card title 4721 COUNTRY LIFE & RAPHOLETTE 8074 FARM LIFE

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
HASTINGS CASTLE
HASTINGS CASTLE
Card Comment

back:- FROM THIS PICTURESQUE RUIN, ONE OF THE SIGHTS OF THE DISTRICT, CAN BE SEEN SENTING A VIVID CONTRAST BETWEEN THE PRESENT AND THE PAST//FELL INTO DISUSE AT THE END OF THE TWELFTH CENTURY.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
HERE STANDS THE FLAG
HERE STANDS THE FLAG
Card Comment

back:- THESE TWO LITTLE BOYS HAVE PLANTED THE UNION JACK ON THE TOP OF THEIR SAND CASTLE, AND ARE DIGGING A TRENCH ROUND IT AS A SAFEGUARD.//FAR MORE SUBJECTS THAN ANY OTHER RULER
same image & card title GLOSSO 5636 SEASIDE JOYS

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
IN THE HAYFIELD
IN THE HAYFIELD
Card Comment

back:- IN THE HAYFIELD. HAY WHICH IS GENERALLY CUT DURING JUNE AND EARLY JULY IS THE GRASS OF THE FIELDS, SUB-DRIED AND STOCKED IN STACKS FOR FUTURE USE//BEING CARTED.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
IRISH LIFE. SPINNING FLAX
IRISH LIFE. SPINNING FLAX
Card Comment

back:- THIS PICTURE REPRESENTS AN IRISH PEASANT WOMAN AND HER DAUGHTER SPINNING FLAX. IN THE FOREGROUND IS THE PIG ALWAYS TO BE FOUND IN THE IRISH HOMESTEAD//READY FOR THE SPINNER

Places
Estimate
$12.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LOCH KATRINE. A SUMMER DAY
LOCH KATRINE. A SUMMER DAY
Card Comment

back:- LOCH KATRINE, OR AS SIR WALTER SCOTT CALLS IT indistinct on our card//IN THE DISTANCE THE PICTURESQUE MOUNTAIN OXEN ARE TO BE MET WITH EITHER ON OR NEAR THE SHORES OF THE LAKE
same image & card title GLOSSO 5551 SCOTTISH LOCHS

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LONDON. THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT
LONDON. THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT
Card Comment

back:-THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT ARE A MOST IMPOSING PILE OF BUILDINGS. ON THEIR SITE ONCE STOOD THE ANCIENT ROYAL PALACE OF EDWARD THE CONFESSOR//FAMOUS CLOCK "BIG BEN" WITH ITS MUSICAL -TONED CHIMES.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LONDON. TOWER BRIDGE
LONDON. TOWER BRIDGE
Card Comment

back:- THIS MAGNIFICANT STRUCTURE WHICH SPANS THE THAMES NEAR THE TOWER OF LONDON WAS SPECIALLY DESIGNED AND CONSTRUCTED BY SIR HORACE JONES AND SIR JOHN WOLFE BARRY// IN1894
same image & card title GLOSSO 5612 LONDON SERIES III

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
MAN THE LIFEBOAT
MAN THE LIFEBOAT
Card Comment

back:- THIS LITTLE BOY IS QUITE READY TO START. HE HAS BORROWED THE HAT AND THE CORK-BELT OF HIS FRIEND, ONE OF THE CREW OF THE LIFEBOAT, AND ALL THAT IS REQUIRED//OF THIS OR OTHER NATION
same image & card title GLOSSO 5619 HAPPY CHILDHOOD SERIES III

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
NEW BRIGHTON LIGHTHOUSE
NEW BRIGHTON LIGHTHOUSE
Card Comment

back:- NEW BRIGHTON LIGHTHOUSE IS BUILT ON A LOW LYING LEDGE OF ROCK KNOWN AS THE ROCK PERCH, JUST OFF THE POPULAR WATERING PLACE. BOTH THE LIGHTHOUSE AND THE ADJACENT//NEARING
same image & card title GLOSSO 1088 LIVERPOOL

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ON GUARD child with Saint Bernard
ON GUARD child with Saint Bernard
Card Comment

back:- IN THE PICTURE WE SEE A HANDSOME ST. BERNARD DOG WHO IS KEEPING GUARD OVER BABY. THE LITTLE CHILD COULD NOT BE IN SAFER KEEPING. THE ST. BERNARD CAN, WITHOUT DISPUTE//ASSISTANCE
same image & card GLOSSO 5606 OUR DARLINGS

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
PREPARING MOSES FOR THE FAIR
PREPARING MOSES FOR THE FAIR
Card Comment

back:-THIS INTERESTING PICTURE BY//BEST

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ROEBUCK IN THE FOREST
ROEBUCK IN THE FOREST
Card Comment

back:- THIS BEAUTIFUL PICTURE HANGS IN THE LOUVRE AT PARIS, AND WAS PAINTED BY THE GREAT FRENCH MASTER GUSTAVE COURBET. IT REPRESENTS AN OPENING IN A NOBLE FOREST//DIED IN 1877

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
SANDRINGHAM HOUSE
SANDRINGHAM HOUSE
Card Comment

back:-SANDRINGHAM IS THE BEAUTIFUL HOUSE OF HIS MAJESTY THE KING. AS PRINCE OF WALES IN1862 HE PURCHASED THE ESTATE OF 7,000 ACRES AND IN 1870 ERECTED THE PRESENT HOUSE//COUNTY OF NORFOLK ON THE OCCASION OF HIS MARRIAGE.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
STRATFORD-ON-AVON FROM CLOPTON BRIDGE
STRATFORD-ON-AVON FROM CLOPTON BRIDGE
Card Comment

back:- STRATFORD-ON-AVON, RENOWNED AS BEING THE BIRTHPLACE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, IS A PLEASANT TOWN IN WARWICKSHIRE, SITUATED ON THE RIGHT BANK//ST. GEORGE'S DAY, 1616.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
STRATFORD-ON-AVON, FROM MEMORIAL TOWER
STRATFORD-ON-AVON, FROM MEMORIAL TOWER
Card Comment

back:- STRATFORD-ON-AVON IS FAMOUS THE WORLD OVER AS THE BIRTHPLACE OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, THE GREATEST OF ENGLISH POETS AND DRAMATISTS//RELATIVES OF THE GREAT POET
same image GLOSSO 5575 STRATFORD-ON-AVON

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE NEW BABY
THE NEW BABY
Card Comment

back:- THERE IS ALWAYS AN EXCITEMENT WHEN THE NEW BABY ARRIVES. IT HAS BEEN SO FROM THE BEGGINING AND WILL BE SO FOREVER AND EVER. EVERYBODY IS HIGHLY DELIGHTED//BABY BUT ONE
same image & card title GLOSSO 5630 COUNTRY LIFE SERIES II

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE VALLEY FARM
THE VALLEY FARM
Card Comment

back:- "THE VALLEY FARM" ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTUFUL OF ENGLISH LANDSCAPE PICTURES TO BE SEEN AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY, WAS PAINTED BY THE GREAT ARTIST JOHN CONSTABLE//WELL REMEMBERED
same image & card title ART GRAVURE 1807 THE "CONSTABLE" COUNTRY

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE WAY TO CHURCH
THE WAY TO CHURCH
Card Comment

back:-THE PATHWAY TO THE VILLAGE CHURCH...THIS IS A CHARMING RUSTIC PICTURE PAINTED IN CRESWICK'S BEST MANNER, REPRESENTING A WOODY LANDSCAPE//CRESWICK DIED IN 1869 AT BAYSWATER IN LONDON.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE WOLF AND THE LAMB
THE WOLF AND THE LAMB
Card Comment

back:-THIS CLEVER PICTURE TELLS ITS OWN STORY. HERE IS THE VILLAGE BULLY WITH HIS EVIL FACE AND DEFIANT ATTITUDE, A WOLF IN HIS SAVAGE AND COWARDLY NATURE.//THE PICTURE IS IN THE COLLECTION IN BUCKINGHAM PALACE.

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
WARWICK CASTLE FROM THE BRIDGE
WARWICK CASTLE FROM THE BRIDGE
Card Comment

back:- THE FINEST VIEW OF THE CASTLE IS OBTAINED FROM THE BRIDGE WHICH CROSSES THE AVON ON THE ROAD TO LEAMINGTON AND NO ONE CAN FAIL TO BE IMPRESSED//DESCENDED TO THE PRESENT EARL
same image and card title GLOSSO 5571 WARWICK

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
WE ARE FIVE, Persian kittens
WE ARE FIVE, Persian kittens
Card Comment

back:- HERE ARE FIVE CHARMING LITTLE KITTENS ALL OF ONE FAMILY, AND ALL AS LIKE AS PEAS IN A POD. THEY WILL CERTAINLY MAKE FIVE DELIGHTFUL PRESENTS//EXHIBITS AT OUR CAT SHOWS
this image GLOSSO 5614 HAPPY CATLAND SERIES II & for HUDDERSFIELD EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal