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
Yankee Boy Cut Plug Pocket Tobacco Tin
Yankee Boy Pocket Tobacco Tin, featuring a baseball player called Yankee Boy Brand. Circa 1917. This brand was fairly popular 100 years ago and pocket tobacco tins are highly collected today. Another very rare and highly collected Pocket Tin from this era is the Bambino Pocket Tin, which came out at the time Babe Ruth signed with the NY Yankees baseball team.