A18 - Album of World's Racers - Allen & Ginter Tobacco
A18 - Album of World's Racers- Allen & Ginter Tobacco.
Souvenir Albums of this type were probably intended to replace
the individual tobacco cards if the smoker desired. They were
purchased with 75 to 100 coupons packed with cigarettes. Illustrating
Famous Race Horses of its day, this album was issued in 1888 with
the images of card series Worlds Racers (Burdick 32). Gorgeous
illustrated pages. Far scarcer than the individual cards. Light
cover soil. Some corner chipping on back cover.. (a18album) $800.00.
Subjects included are:
Eolian, Hanover, Eurus, Linden, Dunbine, Geraldine, Wary, Kingmate,
Blue Wing, Dry Monopole, Kingston, The Bard, Auerelia, Emperor
of Norfolk, Favor, Insolence, Jacobin, Carey, Joe Cotton, Stuyvesant,
Oneko, Mahnetizer, Cyclops, Banberg, Huntress, Raceland, Los Angeles,
Terra Cotta, Little Minch, Saxony, Laggard, Geo. Oyster, Hidalgo,
Pontico, My Own, Ben Ali, Connenara, Richmond, Volante, Exile,
Esquimeau, Fenelon, Stockton, Montrose, Sir Dixon, The Lion
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