Unique 16 September 1927. Postcard to Mrs J. Richards, 13 Gleneagles Cottages, Scotstown, Glasgow
“Torquay 16th Sept. 1927.
Dear A. I will write you a long letter when I return home. Have had a lovely time down here. Weather not too bad. Going to Paignton this afternoon. You would love it. Yours, Elsie”
Postmark Torquay, penny red George V stamp
The picture is one of a series of illustrations by C. H. Twelvetrees: this is Twelvetrees No. 16, from the Alpha Publishing Company of 2 and 4 Scrutton Street, London. Charles Twelvetrees, of New York, specialised in sweet and amusing paintings of chubby-cheeked babies and toddlers, with humorous captions.