Victorian Christmas Cards That Are As Creepy As Those Times Themselves

If you think holidays are weird these days, then you clearly haven’t seen these 19th-century Victorian era Christmas cards that were just as creepy as those times themselves. From frogs stabbing each other to Krampus (a half-goat, half-daemon) entertaining the ladies… Yeah, these seem random as hell these days, but when you think of it, they actually work as a time machine and reveal the relevant topics of those days. Here: Greetings From Krampus

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May Christmas Be Merry

May All Jollity ‘lighten’ Your Christmas Hours

A Merry Christmas To You

A Happy Christmas

May Yours Be A Joyful Christmas

Wishing You A Merry Christmas

With Love And Good Wishes For A Happy Christmas

A Hearty Christmas Greeting: Four Jovial Froggies A Skating Would Go; They Asked Their Mamma, But She’d Sternly Said, ‘no!’ And They All Came To Grief In A Beautiful Row. There’s A Sweet Christmas Moral For One Not Too Slow. Just So!

A Merry Christmas

A Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year

A Merry Christmas

Wishing You A Happy Christmas

A Merry Christmas To You

Wishing You A Jolly Christmas

Here’s A Crow For Christmas

May You Spend A Happy Chritmas

Absent Friends [natives], May We Soon See Them Again! A Merry Christmas To You

A Happy Christmas To You

A Happy Christmas

Wishing You A Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas To You

A Merry Xmas

The Best Wishes Of The Season To You

So Please Excuse This Impecunious Card, As All I’m Good For Is A Used Up

With Many Merry Christmas Greeting

A Christmas Greeting

May Xmas Be As Bright As Purest Gold

Wishing You A Merry Christmas

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