1936 Gallaher Sporting Personalities Set and Checklist

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Title Gallaher Sporting Personalities
Year 1936
Size 1 1/2″ x 2 5/8″
Images Color
Type Tobacco
Number in Set

1936 Gallaher Sporting Personalities Set Overview

Kid Berg 1936 Gallaher Sporting Personalities Boxing.jpgThis was one of several Gallaher tobacco card sets and featured various athletes in a number of sports. The cards were issued by Gallaher, Ltd., a London and Belfast tobacco producer.

While many minor sports (to most Americans, anyway) are featured, boxing is the primary sport that draws the largest amount of interest. A few boxers are found in the set including Len Harvey, Kid Berg, and the Marquis of Douglas and Clydesdale. Other sports featured are cricket, horse racing, track and field, and others

The card feature color images of athletes and the back has a biography about the subject. His/her name is also on the fronts of these white-bordered cards with the Gallaher name on the back.

1936 Gallaher Sporting Personalities Set Checklist

  1. Gerry Wilson
  2. Harry Hibbs
  3. Bertram Mills
  4. Len Harvey
  5. Herbert Chapman
  6. Fred Darling
  7. Lord Lonsdale
  8. Lord Derby
  9. G. Allison
  10. Aga Khan
  11. Ivor Anthony
  12. Lord Burghley
  13. Frank Woolley
  14. Gordon Richards
  15. Alex James
  16. Ted Phelps
  17. Jack Hobbs
  18. Patsy Hendren
  19. J.T. Howcroft
  20. Walter Gilbey
  21. George Duckworth
  22. P. G. H. Fender
  23. Freddie Dixon
  24. Jimmy Guthrie
  25. E.H. Temme
  26. H.M. Abrahams
  27. Dennis Horn
  28. Tom Webster
  29. Freddie Fox
  30. J. Sullivan
  31. Tom Farndon
  32. Melbourne Inman
  33. C. W. A. Scott
  34. Harry Preston
  35. Ronald Starling
  36. Dixie Dean
  37. Frank Furlong
  38. R.G. Case
  39. Clifford Bastin
  40. Fred Chester
  41. Kid Berg
  42. W. Speck
  43. Steve Donoghue
  44. Tom Walls
  45. Malcolm Campbell
  46. George Eyston
  47. Marquis of Douglas and Clydesdale
  48. Dorothy Paget

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