1928 Churchman Lawn Tennis Set and Checklist (Large)

‘It’s In The Details’

Title Churchman Lawn Tennis (Large)
Year 1928
Size 2″ x 3″
Images Color
Type Tobacco
Number in Set
12

1928 Churchman Lawn Tennis Overview

1928 Churchman Tennis Large Bill Tilden.jpgThis is a set from the UK that features pictures of various tennis players.

The issue includes both male and female players with black and white images on the front and a short biography of the player on the back. The cards were distributed with Churchman cigarette products.

Notable names in the set include Rene Lacoste, Bill Tilden, and Helen Wills-Moody, among others.

While these are a larger tobacco card size, collectors should note that a separate, smaller and more common 1928 Churchman card set exists as well. That set is not a parallel of this one as it includes 50 cards while only 12 cards make up this issue. Pictures of players that appear in both sets, however, are the same.

1928 Churchman Lawn Tennis Checklist

  1. E. De Alvarez
  2. J. Borotra
  3. Mrs. Lambert Chambers
  4. Henric Cochet
  5. Mrs. L.A. Godfree
  6. A. R. F. Kingscote
  7. Rene Lacoste
  8. Suzanne Lenglen
  9. Betty Nuthall
  10. G. L. Patterson
  11. Bill Tilden
  12. Helen Wills

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