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Background imageSimply Collection: Loch Ness Monster

Loch Ness Monster
Photo by London gynecologist Robert Kenneth Wilson taken at 7.30 am on (probably) 19 April 1934; he never claimed it as the monster, simply a mysterious photo

Background imageSimply Collection: Bonzos Latest: This Weeks Studdy

Bonzos Latest: This Weeks Studdy
Famous dog, just after he had finally been christened with the name Bonzo. He appears with a swollen eye after fighting with a wasp

Background imageSimply Collection: Long Dachshund Dog

Long Dachshund Dog
The solution to the problem for traffic when a very long Dachshund crosses the road with is owner. Simply tie its body in a knot

Background imageSimply Collection: Indian Nautch Girl

Indian Nautch Girl
A nautch girl of Hindostan. (Nautch means simply dance) with accompanying musicians

Background imageSimply Collection: Cornet on its Own

Cornet on its Own
The CORNET-A-PISTONS - usually known simply as the Cornet, has a tube half the length of the trumpet, and consequently plays an octave higher

Background imageSimply Collection: Valentine Greatrakes

Valentine Greatrakes
Irish healer who, after a dream in 1662, discovered that he could heal many ailments simply by passing his hands and stroking the patient

Background imageSimply Collection: Hey Diddle Diddle

Hey Diddle Diddle
Is the cow jumping over the moon as a result of the cats fiddling, or is the cat simply providing a musical accompaniment to the cows feat ? Difficult questions

Background imageSimply Collection: Anti-Suffrage Votes for Women Never

Anti-Suffrage Votes for Women Never!. Let the suffragists know that you simply will not have petticoat government for this old country and world-wide Empire Date: circa 1910

Background imageSimply Collection: Watney, Combe, Reid & Co Illustration

Watney, Combe, Reid & Co Illustration
An advertisement illustration for Watney, Combe, Reid & Co, a leading brewery in London, simply showing the phrase What we want is Watneys, on a plain brick wall. Date: circa 1939

Background imageSimply Collection: The Dolly Sisters, Paris, 1924

The Dolly Sisters, Paris, 1924
Photograph showing The Dolly Sisters clad in an feathered outfit at the Palace Theatre, Paris, 1924. Janzieska and Roszieska Deutsch, known simply as Jenny and Rosie Dolly

Background imageSimply Collection: Stitch Types Diagram

Stitch Types Diagram
Leaflet that is promotional & instructional as it clearly & simply shows you how to do various basic handsewing stitches & hems such as handkerchief or rolled hem

Background imageSimply Collection: Ritemp Washing Machine

Ritemp Washing Machine
A housewife prepares to drain her English Electric Ritemp washing machine, simply and rapidly, into bucket or drain, according to the instruction book

Background imageSimply Collection: Philips Lamp Advert

Philips Lamp Advert
A girl in Dutch costume lights a Philips lamp simply by holding it

Background imageSimply Collection: Aryan Types / Woman / Postcd

Aryan Types / Woman / Postcd
Deutscher Blutadel in aller Welt - German noble-blood throughout the world : the ideal German woman is blonde, blue-eyed, simply dressed without jewellery or cosmetics

Background imageSimply Collection: Two models discuss the simply lovely crochet yarn, an advert for Ardern's Lustrous Crochet Date

Two models discuss the simply lovely crochet yarn, an advert for Ardern's Lustrous Crochet Date: 1918

Background imageSimply Collection: V For Victory Paint Book

V For Victory Paint Book
An illustrated front cover for a WW2 children's colouring book, For Victory Paint Book. The image simply shows a large letter V with musical notes and national flags. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageSimply Collection: V Stands For Victory Music Cover

V Stands For Victory Music Cover
An illustrated WW2 music sheet cover for V Stands For Victory, by Horatio Nicholls. The image simply shows a bold letter V over a blue and white background. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageSimply Collection: WW2 - Victory Music Sheet Cover

WW2 - Victory Music Sheet Cover
An illustrated WW2 music sheet cover for V Victory, words by Hamilton Kennedy, music by Tolchard Evans. The design simply shows a large V for victory, starkly presented on a red background

Background imageSimply Collection: WW2 Christmas Card, Union Jack

WW2 Christmas Card, Union Jack
A WW2 Christmas greetings card, the illustration simply shows a Union Jack flag, with a quote by the Right Hon. Arthur Greenwood. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageSimply Collection: WW2 Greetings Card, Gas Rattle

WW2 Greetings Card, Gas Rattle
A WW2 greetings card, Don't get rattled! The image simply shows a gas rattle, issued to air raid wardens to warn of forthcoming gas attacks. Date: circa 1940s

Background imageSimply Collection: Gulls On Water

Gulls On Water
An oil painting which simply shows a flock of gulls swimming on the water, all going in different directions. Date: circa 1920

Background imageSimply Collection: Post Office Wireless Stations and Fisheries

Post Office Wireless Stations and Fisheries
A simply magnificent, large scale, poster map of Post Office Wireless Stations commissioned by the General Post Office and designed by Leslie MacDonald Gill, 1939

Background imageSimply Collection: W. C. Penfold & Co Advertisement

W. C. Penfold & Co Advertisement
Advertisement for William Clark Penfold & Co Ltd, printers, stationers and artist suppliers. The image simply portrays an artist at work, with all the useful equipment he needs to do so

Background imageSimply Collection: Simply Simon Cartoon Strip by Iris Chick

Simply Simon Cartoon Strip by Iris Chick in Tail-Wagger-Magazine. Date: 1938

Background imageSimply Collection: Original Artwork - cartoon strip - Simply Simon ill in bed

Original Artwork - cartoon strip - Simply Simon ill in bed
Original Artwork for a Simply Simon cartoon strip - Simon ill in bed, trying to be a good dog. Iris Chick had a regular cartoon spot for Simon in Tail-Wagger magazine in the late 1930s

Background imageSimply Collection: Original Artwork - Simply Simon, the Scottie dog

Original Artwork - Simply Simon, the Scottie dog
Original Artwork - Simply Simon - the star of an occasional cartoon strip drawn by Iris Chick, which appeared in the childrens pages of Tail-Wagger Magazine in the late 1930s. Date: circa 1937

Background imageSimply Collection: A portrait of Signora Maria Nelvi, opera singer and artist

A portrait of Signora Maria Nelvi, opera singer and artist, 1925. married to Captain Edmonston Craig and as an artist known simply as Betty Craig Date: 1925

Background imageSimply Collection: The June 1944 Cross, Ranville CWGC Cemetery

The June 1944 Cross, Ranville CWGC Cemetery
This stone cross is roughly in the centre of the Cemetery and has a bronze plaque with the emblem of the Airborne Forces on it, and remembers simply, June 1944

Background imageSimply Collection: Fokker S-12 Instructor PH-NDC

Fokker S-12 Instructor PH-NDC
Fokker S-12 Instructor prototype PH-NDC (msn 6287) at White Waltham for a Royal Aeronautical Society Garden Party. This aircraft is preserved at the Nationaal Luchtvaart-Themapark Aviodrome

Background imageSimply Collection: THE WOLF AS SHEPHERD

THE WOLF AS SHEPHERD One of Dores finest illust- -rations, simply taken at face value, and at the same time a powerful allegory of brute force hiding its brutality

Background imageSimply Collection: DRESSED FOR DRIVING

DRESSED FOR DRIVING
The chauffeur (in French, means simply heater) must wrap up well... Date: 1899

Background imageSimply Collection: BARTON AQUEDUCT

BARTON AQUEDUCT
The Barton Aqueduct doesnt simply carry the Bridgewater Canal over the Ship Canal, but swings a section of the canal when required to enable large vessels to pass beneath it. Date: 1893

Background imageSimply Collection: Folioscope, 1896

Folioscope, 1896
more popularly known as the flicker-book, it is simply a succession of images which, if the pages are turned with sufficient rapidity, give the illusion of movement. 1896

Background imageSimply Collection: The Water-wave! by G. E. Studdy

The Water-wave! by G. E. Studdy
Illustration by G. E. Studdy showing a small dog being forced to have a bath, watched smugly by Ooloo the cat. Ooloo later gets a shock when the bath water spills all over him

Background imageSimply Collection: This Weeks Studdy - As Master Sees Me! by G. E. Studdy

This Weeks Studdy - As Master Sees Me! by G. E. Studdy
Studdy dog shortly after his complete evolution into Bonzo. The dog is turning away in disgust from his owners portrait of him, painted in the style of Picasso

Background imageSimply Collection: Krao the Hairy Girl - 1

Krao the Hairy Girl - 1
When KRAO was brought from Burma to London, aged about 6/7, some thought she might be the missing link between apes & men : but in fact she was simply a very hairy girl

Background imageSimply Collection: Advert for Carbolic smoke ball 1892

Advert for Carbolic smoke ball 1892
Carbolic smoke ball, Hay Fever positively cured and prevented. Testimonials include It acted like magic! It is simply invaluable!. 1892

Background imageSimply Collection: Studdys Dog Studies: Brevity is the soul of wit by G. E. St

Studdys Dog Studies: Brevity is the soul of wit by G. E. St
Early illustration by G. E. Studdy showing a tearful Spaniel with a recently docked tail being grinned at by a smug cat. George Ernest Studdy (1878-1948), was the creator of Bonzo

Background imageSimply Collection: This Weeks Studdy - (Pillow)

This Weeks Studdy - (Pillow)
Bandaged paw looking pleased with himself following the destruction of an eiderdown pillow.George Ernest Studdy (1878-1948), was the creator of Bonzo

Background imageSimply Collection: HER MAJESTY S, 1809

HER MAJESTY S, 1809
In the Haymarket, London, this is at this time the largest theatre in Britain : used only for opera productions, it is known simply as The Opera House

Background imageSimply Collection: Egyptian Sundial

Egyptian Sundial
A primitive SUN DIAL, still used in Upper Egypt, is simply a pole stuck in the ground, with stones marking the passage of its shadow and the time taken from one to next

Background imageSimply Collection: Diana Vaughan Affair

Diana Vaughan Affair
Diana Vaughan, American ex- satanist, reveals the horrors of Freemasonry to the edification of the Catholic Church, but oh gosh ! she is simply Leo Taxils typist

Background imageSimply Collection: The Lake, North of Central Park, New York

The Lake, North of Central Park, New York
Simply known as The Lake, located north of Central Park. This photograph offers a glimpse at the once modest New York sky line. Date: 1902

Background imageSimply Collection: George Ernest Studdy, You Simply Must Save Water

George Ernest Studdy, You Simply Must Save Water! (The Sketch, 28 June 1922) To save water, Bonzo drinks milk instead. Date: 1922

Background imageSimply Collection: Christiaan Van Eeghen

Christiaan Van Eeghen
CHRISTIaN PETER VAN EEGHEN Dutch citizen, associated in some way with the Vondelpark in Amsterdam - did he design it ? present it ? or simply think of it ? Date: 1816 - 1889

Background imageSimply Collection: Fur Trimmed Tunic 1914

Fur Trimmed Tunic 1914
Narrow fashionable silhouette of narrow skirt worn with a fur-trimmed V back tunic. Her hair is dressed simply with a soft hat worn close to the head. Date: 1914

Background imageSimply Collection: People Sledging 1908

People Sledging 1908
Tobogganing is simply great fun for people of all ages - come on grandad! Date: 1908

Background imageSimply Collection: Theatre Interval

Theatre Interval
During the interval, a lady in a simply enormous hat is given a hand with her cloak by her escort Date: 1910



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