Tag Archives: J=K Candy

1912 J=K Candy Set Checklist Expands with New Discoveries

Ty Cobb and seven other uncatalogued cards from the rare J=K Candy set were recently added to the checklist after a major discovery

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Sometimes the Box WAS the Card

The majority of pre-war baseball cards were typically included inside of some kind of packaging along with another product. Some of those products were boxes of cigarettes (i.e. tobacco cards) and others were gum (gum cards). Others, still, were inside of bread and bakery products. Or other types of food and beverage products. And others were found inside of publications

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1912 J=K Candy Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’ Title J=K Candy Year 1912 Size Various Images Black and White/Color Type Candy/Caramel Number in Set 100 1912 J=K Candy Overview The 1912 J=K Candy set includes two different types of cards. These issues were printed on the sides of candy boxes, which may be part of the reason they went uncatalogued by Jefferson Burdick in

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