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Vintage Handwriting Copy Book English Civil Service Script

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Wheaton's "Aid" Copy Books Civil Service Writing vintage pad with handwriting exercises in the civil service script. 1940s.12 sheets, 24 pp. of which 21 unused.

The English civil service script was simplified form of Copperplate (Roundhand). This type of handwriting was intended to involve as few pen lifts as possible and if exercised properly is very easy to read. Pages are ruled.
First 4 pages: 4 words per pages with space for copying underneath. Pencil marks (rubbed out).
5 ruled pages. Unused.
15 pages.: 1-2 sentence each to be copied on space underneath. Unused.

Sentences:
"Woolen goods are mostly made in the West Riding of Yorkshire"
"Cotton goods are made in Lancashire and Yorkshire"
Earthenware is made in the towns & villages of North Staffordshire"
"The chief ports of England & Wales. London, Liverpool, Bristol, Hull"
"Liverpool, second port in England imports raw cotton from America."
"Ayrshire. "The Dair of Scotland". "Arran island in Firth of Clyde"
"Brighton, "Queen of Watering-places."
"Bridlington Bay is in Yorkshire"
"Dublin is the capital of Ireland"
"Edindburgh is the capital of Scotland"
"Fingal's cave on island of Staffa"
"Floorcloth is made at Kirkcaldy"
etc.

Dimensions: 22 x 17 cm

Blue cover. Marks on cover: No. 3A Wheaton's "Aid" Copy Books Civil Service Writing ~ Name ~ Standard ~ A.Wheaton & Co. Ltd, Exeter.

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Vintage Handwriting Copy Book English Civil Service Script

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  • Vintage Supply from the 1940s
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