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    Vintage Canadian British Golf & Non-Sports Tobacco Card Collection (1,500+). Offered is a filled Whitman's Chocolates box filled with a collection of over 1,500 vintage British tobacco cards from a variety of brand and themes with quite a few partial, near and complete sets. Ages range from the 1930's-1980's, most are vintage. For some sets there is a sampling with others being partial or near sets. Includes: Abdulla - Screen Stars (40/40+22 odds). Grades EX/MT to NM; ATC - Women & Flags (47); British Controls - "Flight" Playing Cards (39/53+12); Carreras - 1935 Famous Film Stars (57 cards); Cowan's - Noted Cats (1); GP Tea - British Railways (23/25); Gallaher's - Fables and Their Morals (39), Various movie sets (19); Godfrey - Famous Minors (31/50); Imperial Tobacco - British Birds (47/50+1 odd), Children of All Nations (29/50), Flower Culture In Pots (50/50, 23/50+10 odds), Game Bird Series (76 cards - 29/30, 20/30, 17/30+10 odds), Merchant Ships of the World (26), Motor Cars (35/56+13 odd), Poultry Alphabet (18/25), The Reason Why (37); Lea - War Pictures (22/25); Millbanks - Animals (42); Player & Sons - Aircraft of the Royal Air Force (24), Aviary & Cage Birds (21), Cycling (32), Game Birds and Wild Fowl (30/50), Modern Naval Craft (68), Natural History (31/50), Players Past & Present (24/25), RAF Badges (50/50), Struggle for Existence (18); Robertson's - Dog Pictures Series (22/24); Typhoo Tea - Swiss Family Robinson (18/25+7 odds); WD & HO Wills - Air Raid Precautions (38/50+12 odds), Garden Life (13), Household Hints 2nd (35), Life In The Royal Navy (55), Reign George V. (35), Speed (44/48+ 19 odds), Strange Craft (35/50); Miscellaneous (Vintage) - Movie Stars from various sets (60), Max Sennett (1), Multiple themes from various sets (62); Miscellaneous Brands (Modern) - Arms & Armour (4), British Uniforms of 19th Century (23/25), Freshwater Fish (5), Red Indians (7); Golf - How to Play Golf (25/50), 1925 Golf How It Happened (3). majority of the collection grades VG to EX with 10-15% lesser and 10-15% nicer.

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    Auction Dates
    Oct-Nov, 2013
    27th-24th Sunday-Sunday
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