‘Puppies Playtime’ is one of a pair of greeting card see-saws that sold for £140 at Lacy Scott & Knight.

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Each was around 11in (28cm) wide, and the other card featured a gathering of four fancily dressed bears in ‘Bruins Party’, but both had verses by Clifton Bingham and operating instructions printed on the back.

A second such lot, one in which the two card see-saws featured ‘The Merry Makers’, a group of children dressed as clowns, and the ‘Kit-Kat Family’, sold at £130.