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    1888 N31 Allen & Ginter "World Dudes" Near Set (43/50) - #1 on the SGC Set Registry! Ranking: #1 on the SGC Set Registry with a 71.3 GPA. What a fun set! And not an easy set to assemble in high grades and this quality gallery is almost 60% EX/NM to NM! The satirical illustrations poke fun at the world of the international gentlemen and the activities that make them so. The work is second to none and the lithography is the top quality we all have come to expect from Victorian era tobacco insert cards. This presentation offers 43 of the 50 Allen & Ginter sponsored cards. Includes: Graded - SGC 84 NM 7: 11 cards, Amsterdam Banker, Boxing, Cockney, Danish, English Diplomate, Magyar, Mexican, Promenade, Tobogan, Turkish and Tyrol; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 14 cards, Artist, Bowery, Fifth Avenue, German-Army, Hoffman House, Long Branch, Neapolitan, Planter, Roman, Russian, Scotch, Society Actor, Studio and Torero; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 5 cards, Chinese, Germany Student, Signor Macaroni, Stock and Tenor; SGC 60 EX 5: 7 cards, Cotillion, Fishing, Fox Hunting, Frankfort, Irish, Mike and Skater; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 2 cards, English Tourist and Hoboken; SGC 40 VG 3: 2 cards, Boulevard and English-Horseguards; SGC 30 GD 2: 2 cards, French-Country and London.

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