CSGB July/August Cigarette Card Auction Now Accepting Bids!8th July 2015 by Sam Whiting
Chris Corner has now issued the latest CSGB Cigarette Card auction details – soon to appear in the new issue of Card World magazine! This time around we see more great cards with Cricket represented by some scarce Guinea Gold Base M cards (e.g. Lot 61) and a Taddy’s County Cricketers (see featured image). Other interesting lots this time include 13 types of Kinney’s ‘Animals’, 3 Duke’s ‘The Terrors of America’, 10 Ogdens ‘Pugilists & Wrestlers, 2nd’ and 10 Player’s ‘Old Englands Defenders’!
There are 150 lots this month and so regardless of the brand or theme that you collect there is sure to be something of interest!
Bids must be made in writing to Chris Corner, 9 Olivia Close, Waterlooville, Hants, PO7 8LN or by e-mail to email@example.com. The last date for RECEIPT OF BIDS is SATURDAY 29th AUGUST 2015
Illustrated below (left to right) are lots:
19 – Hill’s ‘Battleships and Crests’, 148 – Kinney ‘Famous Gems of the World’, 142 – Kinnear ‘Jockeys Set 1’, 82 – Outhwaite ‘Army Pictures, Cartoons etc.’, 27 – WA & AC Churchman’s ‘Beauties CERF’
A dilemma. Imagine you are, or know a card collector who lives outside the UK, who would be really interested to join us, were it not for the high cost of the overseas subscription? If only there was a way to reduce this cost. And now there is!
Anyone want to buy a large cricket collection. Only joking! That is what I wrote on the Saturday afternoon of the 3rd Ashes Test. As you will know, England managed a magnificent 67 all out in their 1st innings, with only Root and Bairstow out to goo
The Handbook is divided into two parts and provides comprehensive listings and illustrations of known ‘Felt’ and ‘Leather’ Designs issued by Tobacco and Trading Companies in North America, Canada & Great Britain between 1910 and 1915.
Oh to be in England now that summer’s there! Writing this in mid-June, it is not very warm and the rain is affecting the cricket World Cup with 3 games abandoned so far. I shouldn’t grumble, it has given me the chance to get the auction listing