Tag Archives: Cycling

1925 Dominion Chocolate Athletic Stars Set (V31)

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Dominion Chocolate Athletic Stars (V31) Year 1925 Size 1 3/16″ x 2 1/4″ (without coupon) Images Black and White Type Canadian Number in Set 180 1925 Dominion Chocolate Athletic Stars (V31) Overview The 1925 V31 Dominion Chocolate Athletic Stars set and checklist includes 180 cards (two series – one with 60 cards and another with

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1939 Player’s Cycling Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Player’s Cycling Year 1939 Size 1 3/8″ x 2 5/8″ Images Color Type Tobacco Number in Set 50 1939 Player’s Cycling Set Overview This is one of the few sets dedicated entirely to cycling. Issued in 1939, it came right at the end of the pre-war era. The series was issued by Player’s Cigarettes, which

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1940s Mutoscope Pin-Up Exhibits Sets and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Mutoscope Pin-up Exhibits Year 1940s Size 3 3/8″ x 5 3/8″ Images Color Type Exhibit Number in Set Varies 1940s Mutoscope Pin-up Exhibits Overview The Mutoscope Pin-Up exhibit cards included racy pictures of women. While the cards were mostly a non-sports series, several ‘sports’ cards are found in it. One big misconception is that Mutoscope

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Berliner Morgenpost Sets and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’ Title Berliner Morgenpost Year c1900 – Unknown Size  2 1/8″ x 4 3/4″ Images Color Type Publications Number in Set Unknown Berliner Morgenpost Set Overview These trade cards are believed to have been issued by Berliner Morgenpost, a German newspaper. The are tall and narrow, like some other international series’, and feature all sorts of subjects.

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