WSL: RMS Majestic Race Card 1932
Lovely racing card for the ship dated 9/5/1932. The races were held in the main Lounge starting at 2:30 sharp … bets could be placed at 2:15. Great condition for being almost 90! From the late Bob Lenzer collection.
An Excellent copy of the QM Souvenir booklet that was sold to passengers and visitors alike. There ship is covered in photos and renderings … the booklet is covered with info and factoids. It seems to be dated to the ships maiden year … when she was the world’s largest ship. The rear cover is printed with period ads for Colliers and other magazines.
An Excellent publication reviewing the ships Great African Cruise of 1950. Well designed , the cover is made to look like Zebra skin and has different faces of the diversity of people and countries that would be visited on the cruise … which included Africa South America and the Mediterranean. This is a cool booklet in good shape … there are some bumps to the cover corners.
Nice large format booklet for the Mauretania/s 1961 Christmas and New Year’s Cruise to the West Indies. Nice booklet with a full-page colored deck plan inserted. Great almost like new condition with very little wear. Excellent Photos and graphics. There is a little remnant of an address label on the rear cover.
Nice large format booklet for the Mauretania/s 1960 sunshine cruises to the West Indies and South America. Covers 5 different cruises from February through mid-April. Good condition with less than normal wear. Excellent Photos and graphics.
Great interiors fold out for the Green Goddess … one of the nicest ships of the postwar period. Cunard made mega $$$ off of her for almost 2 decades … and then she was quickly sold off then the profit margins plummeted. Lovely green and gold fold out that highlights her interior spaces well.
Nice heavy tissue plan for the Sylvania … one of the 4 Canadian sisters. Very simple design and perfect for the tourist crowd of the day.
Great CC interiors booklet for the Atlantic fleet to NYC …QE, QM, Maury and the Caronia. Filled with nice color photos … I wish I could have the contents of the QE’s CC lounge .. the furnishings and carpet are amazing!
Great of the earlier version interiors fold out for the mighty sisters … there will never be another pair like these two. The are some of the most famous liners of all time. Lovely color graphics and photos for both ships. A tiny bit of seam separation at the fold lines.
The Franconia did mostly Cruising in the 60’s … but she still did crossings as well. the ex-Ivernia she was given the name Franconia to harken the success of the Prewar beloved Franconia and the memory of her cruising record.
Excellent QE CC deck plan … not as expensive as first class .. but certainly more luxury than Tourist Class. A lovely way to travel on the magnificent Flagship. Dated 1/66
Lovely Plan for the Caronia’s cabin class …. really was interchangeable with her most of her First Class accommodations . CC was for the more economical cruise traveler … and also needed for the High season of transatlantic. great condition with some BW photos. dated 3/61
Nice “Diamond Jubilee” key chain celebrating the QM’s 60th anniversary of the maiden crossing … 1936-1996… Excellent condition.
Nice Keystone photo of the Q4 … which would later become the QE2, getting her rudder fitted.
Nice FC folio and portrait menu dated 7/30/1960. This ultimate souvenir with lovely color photos of the ships interiors was given to a child onboard whose name in inscribed in a few places. The covers do show some wear and discoloration which is typical of these items, priced accordingly.
Nice FC folio and portrait menu dated 7/30/1960. This ultimate souvenir was given to a child onboard whose name in inscribed in a few places. The covers do show some wear and discoloration which is typical of these items, priced accordingly. The H on the cover has been penciled in… a mystery?
Nice box containing 24 refrigerator magnets purchased on the Hotel QM with a travel ..baggage tag theme.
Nice gold colored tie clip of the QM’s starboard profile
Nice silver colored tie clip of the QM’s starboard profile
Nice ceramic souvenir bell for the QM and the Spruce Goose … dated to the mid 1980’s, excellent condition and nice ring!
Excellent view of the QM participating in her last Cowes week and is shown among the many sailing yachts. A tug man’s strike in Southampton is also mentioned.
The culinary delights for this menu dated April 6th 1938 were sumptuous .. there were over 15 courses and sections to choose from … I would have just dove into the sweets and desserts and skipped the rest. The “block print” of the Galleon on the cover is well done in browns, reds and ochers.
A very nice post war fold out for Cunard’s First class only Media and Parthia. The lovely full color interior phots are accentuated by bronze-copper details in the like new and excellent foldout. By the early 1960’s both ships would be sold off to start new lives.
A very nice post war fold out for the WSL Britannic … she would end up being the last ship carrying the WSL colors and flag right up until her retirement. This folds out to stunning full color interior photos filled with amazing rooms of rich veneers and sultry fabrics and artworks. Alas, she was gone by the early 60’s after mechanical troubles.
Excellent unused baggage sticker showing a starboard forward view of the QE. Use on your modern luggage today to make it distinctive and easy to find.