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Budgerigar

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A colour postcard featuring a photograph of a budgerigar which is perched on a branch. The bird has green plumage with splashes of blue and yellow on its head. Text on the back reads "BUDGERIGAR - A VERY SMALL PARROT WHICH IN- / HABITS DRY AREAS, WHERE IT OCCURS IN FLOCKS OF / THOUSANDS. THIS PICTURE IS OF A WILD BIRD IN ITS NATURAL SURROUNDINGS. / COLOUR PHOTO BY R. LITTLEJOHNS. J.S.". John Littlejohns (1874-1955)

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