1928 Millhoff / De Reszke Famous Golfers Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’

Title Milhoff / De Reszke Famous Golfers
Year 1928
Size 1 3/8″ x 2 5/8″
Images Black and White
Type Tobacco
Number in Set
50

1928 Millhoff / De Reszke Famous Golfers Overview

Bobby Jones J. Milhoff De Reszke Famous Golfers 1928 Golf.jpgThis set included 27 cards picturing famous golfers, as indicated by the title. The cards were distributed by J. Millhoff & Company, Ltd. (a tobacco company based in London) inside of their packages of De Reszke cigarettes. Backs of the cards called that product ‘The Aristocrat of Cigarettes.’

Cards pictured a black and white image of a particular golfer on the front along with his name. The backs included a biography of the subject as well as a card number. Backs also mentioned that they were part of a series of 27 real photographs.

Keys to the set include cards featuring Hall of Famers Bobby Jones and Walter Hagen.

1928 Millhoff / De Reszke Famous Golfers Checklist

  1. Aubrey Boomer
  2. Walter Hagen
  3. E. Holderness
  4. Roger Wethered
  5. Harry Vardon
  6. C.A. Whitcombe
  7. Alex Herd
  8. Abe Mitchell
  9. C. J. H. Tolley
  10. Jesse Sweetser
  11. Diana Esmond
  12. Mrs. Guedalla
  13. Joyce Wethered
  14. George Duncan
  15. Dorothy Pearson
  16. Edward Ray
  17. George Gadd
  18. A.G. Havers
  19. Doris Chambers
  20. Bobby Jones
  21. Henry Cotton
  22. Mrs. Macbeth
  23. Cecil Leitch
  24. Tommy Armour
  25. W. Tweddell
  26. Robert Harris
  27. Ernest Whitcombe

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