Dogs 1st Series 1958
Cadet Dogs and Pets Dogs 1st Series 1958 Dogs 1st Series 1958 25 - Dogs are still man’s best friend and they are pictured here in all their variety in a pastel background. This set features popular breeds such as the Alsatian, Dalmatian, Samoyed, Golden Retriever, Greyhound, English Springer Spaniel, Labrador Retriever, Corgi, Pug, Cocker Spaniel, English Setter etc. The informative backs given information on their origins and vital statistics, for instance we learn that the Dalmatian is nicknamed the ‘plum-pudding’ dog and originally came from Dalmatia where it was used as a gun-dog, but in Victorian times became fashionable as a carriage-dog trotting between the rear wheels of a horse drawn carriage. A 2nd Series of these was also issued. Ideal for dog lovers. Size 60 x 32mm.
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Dogs 1st Series 1958

Issuer: Cadet Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Dogs are still man’s best friend and they are pictured here in all their variety in a pastel background. This set features popular breeds such as the Alsatian, Dalmatian, Samoyed, Golden Retriever, Greyhound, English Springer Spaniel, Labrador Retriever, Corgi, Pug, Cocker Spaniel, English Setter etc. The informative backs given information on their origins and vital statistics, for instance we learn that the Dalmatian is nicknamed the ‘plum-pudding’ dog and originally came from Dalmatia where it was used as a gun-dog, but in Victorian times became fashionable as a carriage-dog trotting between the rear wheels of a horse drawn carriage. A 2nd Series of these was also issued. Ideal for dog lovers. Size 60 x 32mm. Number of cards in set: 25

Price for complete set: Catalogue Price £12.50 Special Offer £8.50

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