Postman with Parcel
A postman with a post-van delivers a parcel to a house in a suburban street, where the children rush out to take it from him. But where is the dog which should be biting him
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Old Bill and Co., October 1940
"I'll let yet get away with it this time, but remember! I got a front door, h'and a knocker!"
Bruce Bairnsfather jokes that the damage inflicted on homes by German air raids has made it much easier for postmen to deliver their packages!
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Penny Post Jubilee card - Sir Rowland Hill - 1890
A Penny Post Jubilee card, issued in 1890 to celebrate the Golden Jubilee (50 years, 1840 - 1890) of the Penny Post. The card features a postman from 1840 and one from 1890, the coats of armsof Queen Victoria, the North Mail coach and the North Mail train, approaching Carlisle at 48 miles an hour! Date: 1890
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection