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    1888-1891 Animals Tobacco Card Collection (56). Offered is a 56-card collection of 19th century tobacco cards featuring animals, chickens, horses, etc. Includes: 1888 N21 Allen & Ginter "Quadrupeds" (4) - w/Giraffe, Grey Squirrel, Llama, and Walrus. Grades PR to GD; 1888 N41 Allen & Ginter "Quadrupeds" (1) - Buffalo (PR); 1888 N25 Allen & Ginter "Wild Animals of the World" (2) - w/Ant-Eater (FR) and Opossum (GD); 1888 N32 Allen & Ginter "World's Racers" Partial Set (21/50) - Ben Ali, Carey, Connemara, Joe Cotton, Sir Dixon, Dunbine, Eolian, Esquimau, Eurus, Favor, Firenzi, Geraldine, Hanover, Jacobin, Laggard, The Lion, Little Minch, Los Angeles, Geo. Oyster, Raceland and Wary. Grades 33% VG to VG/EX, 67% lesser; 1891 N20 Allen & Ginter "Prize & Game Chickens" (28/50). Includes: Ayam Jallak Malay Game Cock, Andalusian Cock (SGC 40 VG 3), Buff Cochin China Cock, Black-Breasted Red Game Hen, Black Minorca Fowl, Black Red Game Bantams, Black Hamburgh, Brown Leghorn, Creve-Coeur Hen, Dark Brahma Cockerel, Golden-Pencilled Hamburgh, Houdan Cock, Henny Game, Japanese Bantam, La Fleche Hen (SGC 40 VG 3), Malay Cock, Partridge Cochin Hen, Pile Game Cock, Plymouth Rock, Rose-Combed Dorking Cock (SGC 30 Good 2), Silver-Spangled Polish, Sultan Fowl (SGC 55 VG/EX+ 4.5), Silky Hen, White-Faced Bl Spanish Cock, White-Faced Bl. Spanish Hen (SGC 50 VG/EX 4), Wyandotte Cock Silver Laced, White Plymouth Rock and White Cochin Cock. Grades 53% VG to VG/EX, 47% Lesser.

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    July, 2017
    16th Sunday
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