Thursday, December 2, 2010

Another Dashing Chap

Albert G J Sykes... featured in the 1899 New South Wales Educational Gazette for winning a handwriting competition. What a charming young man.

And of course the winning sample below. It is a bit hard to imagine doing business like this today!

4 comments:

  1. this is a very special post.
    its lovely.
    x

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  2. That handwriting is so beautiful, and he looks really sweet! Thanks so much for your lovely comment.
    From Carys of La Ville Inconnue

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Go on then!