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Interesting Events in British History Ty-phoo Tee - 1938
Note: Cards are wide and thin, approximately 1-3/8" x 4". One side provides advertising for Ty-phoo (with different slogans) and a mail-in offer for an improved fountain pen, while the reverse shows an illustration of a scene, a cameo of a leader, and text describing the subject.
No. Subject Illustrations 1 Roman Britain Hadrian's Wall / Julius Caesar 2 The Coming of Christianity St. Augustine Preaching / King Ethelbert 3 The Rise of Northumbria Whitbey Abbey / King Edwin 4 The West Saxon Kingdom Battle of Ellandune / King Egbert 5 English Sea Power Begins Building Our First Navy / King Alfred 6 Struggles with the Danes Anlaf's Ships in the Humber / King Athelstan 7 The Normans in England Compiling Domesday Survey / King William I 8 England in the Crusades King Richard I at Acre / King Richard I 9 Magna Charta The Meeting at Runnymede / King John 10 The Hundred Years' War Battle of Sluys / King Edward III 11 Caxton and the English Language Caxton at Westminster / King Edward IV 12 A Strong Personal Monarchy Hampton Court Palace / King Henry VIII 13 The Spanish Armada English Fire-Ships Attacking the Armada / Queen Elizabeth 14 Struggles between King and Parliament King Charles I at Nottingham / King Charles I 15 The Plague, The Fire, and The Dutch Wren's St. Paul's / King Charles II 16 Protestant Succession Established Trial of the Seven Bishops / King James II 17 The War of the Spanish Succession Battle of Ramillies, Queen Anne 18 The South Sea Bubble A Mania of Speculation / King George I 19 The Birth of British India Indian Artillery at Plassey / King George II 20 The American Revolution The "Boston Tea Party" / King George III 21 The Wars against Napoleon Battle of Waterloo / The Prince Regent (afterwards George IV) 22 The Reform Bill Riots in Bristol / King William IV 23 Exploration of Africa Livingstone in Africa / Queen Victoria 24 Man Masters the Air Blériot Crosses the Channel / King Edward VII 25 The British Commonwealth of Nations The King Emperor at Delhi / King George V©2001, 2003 Jeff Allender. Comments, updates, & corrections are welcomed!