Tag Archives: 1915 E106 American Caramel

When World War I hit, baseball card production dropped

While pre-war cards are associated with World War II, issues from the World War I era always fascinate me. Production of tobacco and caramel cards was at an all-time high around 1910 but, as you might expect, production of baseball cards heavily dipped during World War I. Even if you only count the massive T206 set as one release, there

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1915 American Caramel Set (E106)

‘It’s In The Details’ Title American Caramel (E106) Year 1915 Size 1 1/2″ x 2 3/4″ Images Color Type Candy/Caramel Number in Set 48 1915 American Caramel (E106) Overview The 1915 E106 American Caramel set includes color portraits with the player name and team on the fronts. The backs have a message, informing collectors that the set includes 48 players

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1916 Tango Eggs Set

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Tango Eggs Year 1916 Size 1 1/2″ x 2 3/4″ Images Color Type Food Number in Set 22 (?) 1916 Tango Eggs Overview Despite having only about 20 cards, the 1916 Tango Eggs set is notoriously difficult as the cards are mostly very rare. The set features a collection of baseball players, including some big

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