Apart from Postcards, Jarrolds also published novels and guide books such as the most famous ‘Handbook to the Rivers and Broads of Norfolk & Suffolk’ by G.

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The inscription on the front is: "Votes for Women While in the act of voting, Mrs Jones remembers that she has left a cake in the oven!

" On the verso, the card is addressed to Miss Enid Matson Hotel Prince Baudouin Knock-sur-Mer Belgium, and postmarked 1914.

Jarrold & Son’s was originally founded by John Jarrold in the late 18th century, when he opened his Drapery and Grocer’s shop, at Woodbridge in Suffolk.

Even to this day the firm remains a family run company and are most famous for their retail stores.

Many historic images come in the form of postcards.

The design of the postcard can provide clues to the date of its printing.

Jarrolds first move to Norwich took place in the 1820’s and a few years later the famous department store which now occupies their London Street site was opened.

Following the popularisation of East Anglia as a holiday destination, in the late 19th century, Jarrolds became a well known publisher of Picture Postcards and Guide Books The publishing division became a major player in the international printing and publishing world but we are particularly interested in activities related to the Norfolk Broads.

/ Yours with love, Chai On the verso, the card is addressed to Miss Enid Matson Hotel Prince Baudouin Knock-sur-Mer Belgium, and postmarked 1914.

Postcard, printed, cardboard, polychrome, anti-suffrage comic card depicts a burly, masculine looking woman running out of a polling booth knocking poll officials to the floor, printed inscription front: 'Votes for Women While in the act of voting, Mrs Jones remembers that she has left a cake in the oven! ) Mrs JF Francis 23 Uxbridge Rd Hanwell London', postmarked 16 Aug1913.

This can be very helpful for dating postcard images of natural landscapes.