cigarette cards


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cigarette cards

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An album of cigarette cards has come to light (some of them playing cards, each 6x3 cm) in which each card has a multichromatic image on the obverse and the ad of the cigarette company on the reverse.
The company has experts in coins, banknotes, stamps, medals and militaria, postcards and cigarette cards - although many people do not realise they have valuable possessions.
A 1934 government-backed set of cigarette cards called Safety First advised how to avoid getting caught in the tracks.
The fair will show ancient to modern including; jewellery, fashion, coins, posters, cigarette cards, glass, china, pottery, books, curios, fishing and general antiques and collectables.
Quality ceramics, glass, linens, cigarette cards, antique and costume jewellery, books, vintage sewing items, Doulton and Beswick figurines, together with realistically priced items of furniture will be for sale.
This year I want to do better by asking you again for your help in saving your used postage stamps I also now collect jewellery, books, CDs, DVDs, postcards, telephone/tea/ cigarette cards as well as old mobile phones and old English/ foreign coins.
QI'VE got three sets of cigarette cards from WD & HO Wills.
When decisions were made by going "eeny-meeny-miney-moe", catching tadpoles could occupy an entire day, the worst thing you could catch from the opposite sex was chickenpox, cigarette cards in the spokes transformed any bike into a motorcycle, water balloons were the ultimate weapon?
Stamp and postcard fair with cigarette cards and coins at the Fellowship Hall, South Parade, Sutton Coldfield, 10am-5pm.
The firm specialises in coins and banknotes, stamps, medals and militaria, postcards and cigarette cards and die cast toys and model railways.
The magazine also runs its own monthly postal auctions to buy and sell cigarette cards, so he seemed the right person to ask about where the hobby stands today.
A wonderful melange of paintings, photographs, books, advertisements, labels, cigarette cards and other ephemera coupled with some thoughtful essays, all illustrate Britain's representation of her vast Empire: a largely one-way process but a fascinating if somewhat salutary one.