Coloured illustrated postcard with a circle containing a man in a red hunting coat sitting in a ditch. His horse is drawn leaping through the circle and onto the rest of the white postcard. The words “Taking the Ditch” are written next to the horse’s front legs. The card is addressed to Mrs Pittam Castlethorpe Nr Stony Stratford Bucks. The message reads “With the best of wishes for xmas and the New Year from Dora”.