Featured here is a great image of the Old Virginia minstrel or quartet dance stage group. These characters are dressed for a play, and are surely characters in the play given their unusual dress or costumes. The Old Virginia Brand was one of the biggest selling tobacco brands for most of the 20th century era.Details
The Gumpert Brothers Cigar Manufacturing Company produced this beautiful metal sign for their British Queen Havana Cigar Brand, circa 1910. The sign incorporates an image of the queen with her crown on her head, and an image of the Big Ben Clock Tower in London on the left side of the sign’s image. The Gumpert Brothers manufactured several different brands of tobacco products in their plant.