Embossed photographic postcard. The photograph is in a central oval and shows two young girls. The elder sits on a chair and is wearing a dark dress with a large lace collar. She has a string of beads and a large hair ribbon with a bow on the right hand side. Her right hand rests in her lap. Her left hand rests around the waist of a younger girl in a paler dress which shows her petticoat and a pair of pantaloons. The younger girl has white socks and shoes and a white bow in her hair on the left hand side. She is holding a bunch of flowers. The photograph is captioned “Cissy and I”. The reverse of the card has the following message: “Dear Ted Just a card to wish you many happy returns of the day love from Dora”. The card is addressed to Mr E Pittam Castlethorpe Nr Stony Stratford Bucks. It bears a green halfpenny stamp and is franked RICHMOND SURREY 11PM JU 16 09.