Featured is a brilliantly colored lithographic print advertising the Liggett and Myers Company flagship brand, Velvet Tobacco. The upper corner shows the small tin Velvet Tobacco pocket tin can, and this is the only thing on the lithograph featuring any form of advertising whatsoever. Liggett and Myers could do this as the brand was so…Details
Union Leader Milk Pail Tobacco Tin, Circa 1915.
Union Leader Tobacco Tin in the shape of a milk pail or can. This style of tobacco tin is unique and this brand might be the only one who utilized a milk can mechanism to sell their cut plug tobacco. Circa 1915 Tobacco Tin. Union Leader was one of the largest brands of it’s day produced by the Lorillard Tobacco Company for many years starting around 1900 and well into the mid 1900s.