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
This is a beautiful tin sign from The Hilson Company in NYC, for their Hoffmann House brand of cigars. The image features a debonair man with a top hat. I am guessing the Hoffmann House may have been a private restaurant or hotel perhaps with their own brand of cigars in the New York City area possibly?