[Embroidered postcard]. New Zealand NZ Onward. M.J. o B. Paris (Marque deposee) [ca 1916-1917?]

[Embroidered postcard]. New Zealand NZ Onward. M.J. o B. Paris (Marque deposee) [ca 1916-1917?]
Date
1916 - 1917
Ref
Eph-A-CARDS-Christmas-WWI-1916-05
Description

Postcard has an embroidered panel showing a New Zealand flag, a crown and a wreath with "NZ Onward", the Army's logo.

The verso show a handwritten message from 5/1729 Dick: "Dear Ethel, Just a line to answer your dear old letter you would not know how it is to get a word from one you are thinking of. We are in France and are having not to [sic] good of a time as it is cold but otherwise are in good health. I suppose, dear, you had a good time Xmas and now it is Easter so I will wish you all sorts of a good time. Paddy is all right. I am sending Ruby a card next so you can get wild, but I am a little bit away so I am not frightened of you. I don't know what you called yourself a [crinder?] for so I no different. I remain 5/1729 Dick"

Quantity: 1 embroidered postcard.

Physical Description: Embroidery mounted in embossed card, 136 x 89 mm.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
[Christmas cards sent during the First World War, from and to soldiers and other service personnel. 1914-1916].
Format
1 embroidered postcard, Ephemera, Embroidery (Visual works), Christmas cards, Embroidery mounted in embossed card, 136 x 89 mm., Orientation: Vertical image
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