1886-87 Red Stocking Cigar Set and Checklist
‘It’s In The Details’
|Title||Red Stocking Cigar
|Size||3 3/4″ x 6 1/2″
|Images||Red and Black Ink
|Type||19h Century Tobacco
|Number in Set
Red Stocking Cigar Set Overview
The 1886-1887 Red Stocking Cigar card set is an uncatalogued tobacco issue not mentioned in the American Card Catalog.
These rare cards include a Boston player on the front along with an advertisement to smoke Red Stocking Cigars. Backs of the unique cards included a schedule for the team.
The entire card was printed in only red or black ink against a cream colored background. Consumers were reminded on both sides of the card to ask their dealer for the Red Stocking cigars.
Red Stocking Cigar Checklist
- Charlie Buffinton
- John Morrill
- Old Hoss Radbourn