Here’s an amazing reverse on glass sign for the General Arthur brand of ten cents cigars. Look closely, and you might recognize the image of the man, it is President Chester Arthur, 21st President of the United States. Using historical or well known political figures to help sell products was a practice alive and well…Details
Pictured here is an early tobacco lunch pail or lunch box tin from the Pritchard and Burton Company which was based in London, England for many years. The Boars Head Brand was their main selling tobacco for years. This cut plug box is colorful, and was made about 1910-1920 era.