Two World War 1 comic postcards.
Publisher: Inter-Art Co.
“Comique” Series, No. 2131
Artist: Donald McGill
More information on this postcard can be found on: http://www.worldwar1postcards.com/chatting.php
Post-dated: 22 Jan 1918
My dear father. Just a few lines to let you know I arrived safely back. I heard that there was a riot in Germany and that we had got to stand by. Your…
Two postcards from the time of World War 1.
Two vintage postcards from the time of World War 1.
A postcard showing the Harbour and Abbey at Whitby. Posted in 1966.
A postcard from the 1960’s of the harbour in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. More information at:
Two postcards from the 1950’s of Grainger Street in Newcastle-On-Tyne.
Two postcards from Whitby, North Yorshire posted in the 1970′s.
From Wikipedia: Whitby is a seaside town, port and civil parish in the Borough of Scarborough and English county of North Yorkshire. Situated on the east coast of Yorkshire at the mouth of the River Esk, Whitby has a combined maritime, mineral and tourist heritage, and is home to the ruins of Whitby Abbey where Caedmon, the earliest…
Two postcards from Pickering
From Wikipedia: Pickering is an ancient market town and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England, on the border of the North York Moors National Park. Historically part of the North Riding of Yorkshire, it sits at the foot of the moors, overlooking the Vale of Pickering to the south. According to legend the town was founded by King Peredurus…
A vintage fold-out novalty postcard featuring Mother Shipton and her place of birth Knaresborough. (Postcard dated 1955)
From Wikipedia: Ursula Southeil (c. 1488–1561) (also variously spelt as Ursula Southill, Ursula Soothtell or Ursula Sontheil), better known as Mother Shipton, is said to have been an English soothsayer and prophetess. The first publication of her prophecies, which did not…