There are over 160.000 homeless children in the UK this Christmas, tens of thousands of children have been going to school every day hungry, there are children everywhere in this ‘ Pleasant Land’ that need your help.
There is still time and many ways to give, so this Christmas Day put a ‘Big Smile on a Little Face’ and say quietly to yourself ‘Happy Christmas Kid’.
Before you could have your photograph taken there were miniature portraits. The artist would be a traveling man, have a small studio or paint you on site. He would show the way you dressed, the way your hair was cut,in fact your general demeanour and your standing in society.
(This is one of a Mr and Mrs pair, it was important how your lady was presented as at this time as she was very much your possession)