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18th July 2019


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Transportation Through the Ages (Back top line in black) 1967 Ref CU10
Brooke Bond (Canada) Brooke Bond Tea Card Issues Transportation Through the Ages (Back top line in black) 1967 Ref CU10 Transportation Through the Ages (Back top line in black) 1967 Ref CU10 48 - This excellent series covers all manor of transport from an elephant howdah to the Apollo space rocket which we are told would be “America’s first manned circumlunar flight” and “scheduled for completion by the end of the 1960s”. We follow the development of transport from animal drawn chariots and carts, sailing boats, balloons and Stephenson’s Rocket through to modern diesel locomotives, ships and cars. Included amongst the cars is “Bluebird” in which Donald Campbell broke the world land speed record in 1964. Elsewhere in the set we see a Sno-Cat used to explore Antarctica in 1957, a Westland ‘Whirlwind’ helicopter of the Queen’s Flight, a Boeing 727 airliner, a hydrofoil, hovercraft and nuclear submarine. The lovely colour drawings are accompanied by interesting text on the reverse in both English and French. These cards were issued in Red Rose & Blue Ribbon tea and coffee and an album was also issued to accompany the set. Cards size 68 x 36mm.
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Transportation Through the Ages (Back top line in black) 1967 Ref CU10

Issuer: Brooke Bond (Canada) Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: This excellent series covers all manor of transport from an elephant howdah to the Apollo space rocket which we are told would be “America’s first manned circumlunar flight” and “scheduled for completion by the end of the 1960s”. We follow the development of transport from animal drawn chariots and carts, sailing boats, balloons and Stephenson’s Rocket through to modern diesel locomotives, ships and cars. Included amongst the cars is “Bluebird” in which Donald Campbell broke the world land speed record in 1964. Elsewhere in the set we see a Sno-Cat used to explore Antarctica in 1957, a Westland ‘Whirlwind’ helicopter of the Queen’s Flight, a Boeing 727 airliner, a hydrofoil, hovercraft and nuclear submarine. The lovely colour drawings are accompanied by interesting text on the reverse in both English and French. These cards were issued in Red Rose & Blue Ribbon tea and coffee and an album was also issued to accompany the set. Cards size 68 x 36mm. Number of cards in set: 48

Price for complete set: Catalogue Price £17.50 Special Offer £11.38

July Special Offers:

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Prescott Pickup Railways Railway Locomotives 1978 Railway Locomotives 1978 50 - Titled on the front Collectors’ Miniatures this set contains small but wonderfully detailed pictures of steam locomotives from around the world pictured in their different liveries on a white, borderless background. Included are the daddy of them all, Stephenson’s ‘Rocket’, a 4-2-4 express passenger loco designed in 1887 for the Midland Railway, a 2-4-2 side tank engine (No. 1008) of the Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway, the sleek L.M.S.R. Coronation class “Queen Elizabeth” loco built in 1937, the G.W.R. City class “City of Truro” and King class “King George V”, a Cambrian Railways Beyer Peacock tank loco, Snowdon Mountain Railway’s rack tank loco “Snowdon”, a Class A1 express loco No. 4472 “Flying Scotsman”, the famous Class A4 Pacific express loco “Mallard” which established a world speed record, a South African express loco with heat-exchanger, Brazilian Bauart Mallet articulated loco, American Ps4 Pacific passenger loco, a Prussian tank loco and several German locos. With plenty of information on the card backs these are ideal for any train enthusiast. The cards are size 67 x 36mm
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Railway Locomotives 1978

Railway Locomotives 1978

Prescott Pickup - 50 in set

Catalogue Price £12.50 Special Offer £8.50

Inkworks (USA) Films, TV, Sci Fi & Comic Art Sliders (TV Sci-Fi Series) 1997 Sliders (TV Sci-Fi Series) 1997 LT72 - As summarized on card number 1, “Sliders chronicles the exciting adventures of four explorers which began when a brilliant physics student accidentally opened a portal between dimensions so that the adventurers can travel from one parallel earth to the next, where personal and historical situations have brought about a series of changes..”. The popular sci-fi TV series is illustrated in these colour pictures with numbered descriptive backs. Size 89 x 64mm.
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Sliders (TV Sci-Fi Series) 1997

Sliders (TV Sci-Fi Series) 1997

Inkworks (USA) - LT72 in set

Catalogue Price £9.50 Special Offer £6.50

Monthly Auction:

359 Lots with estimated values from £1 upwards Everyone should find something to interest them and suit their pocket Click here to find out more

Last date for bids 27th July 2019 - Bids can be submitted by post, phone, fax, e-mail or through this website


Lot 17

There are some interesting and old items in this auction, but our star pick this month has to be lot 17 a Anglo Confectionery set of LT66 The Beatles Yellow Submarine 1968 which with 1 card with a slight crease and the rest in very good to finest condition is estimated at £920.  These picture scenes from the animated musical fantasy which was written around the music of the Beatles who appear as cartoon characters and the backs make up into one large picture. A fantastic chance to own a bit of pop culture! For further information about any lot, please do not hesitate to contact us by telephone 01458 273452 or via e-mail cards@londoncigcard.co.uk 

Other lots in the auction offer sets & type cards from as little as £2 a lot and many other card collecting items. Each lot is carefully described with its condition and estimated value. Make sure you read through the auction catalogue carefully so you don’t miss out. A guide to how we assess condition and how to bid can be found on the bidding sheet or click here for information, so it couldn't be easier if you are an auction beginner.

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July New Issues:

Below are just 2 of the 7 issues added to our stock this month, Click here to view them all

Football Card Collector Football Football Action (1940s to 1960s) 2019 Football Action (1940s to 1960s) 2019 10 - This is an interesting set containing black and white action photos of players set within a shaped green frameline and white border. The footballers include Edward Purdon of Birmingham City, Ken Harwick of Doncaster Rovers, George Hudson of Swindon Town, Rotherham’s Alf Gibson, Harry Glberg of QPR, Leicester’s John King, Swansea goalie John King and West Brom’s Ronnie Allen. The backs have plenty of career information so we learn, for instance, that Tom Tilston of Wrexham ended his playing career at Crystal Palace and that Southampton’s Eric Day played for the club his whole professional career. These cards are size 68 x 36mm
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Football Action (1940s to 1960s) 2019

Football Action (1940s to 1960s) 2019

Football Card Collector - 10 in set

£5.00

Solo Cards Films, TV, Sci Fi & Comic Art Glamour Girls 27th Series (From the 1950s,60s and 70s) 2019 Glamour Girls 27th Series (From the 1950s,60s and 70s) 2019 10 - Solo Cards’ series of blue tinted photos of lesser-known actresses and models have proved very popular and now we have a 27th series. Among those featured are Italian actress Elli Parvo, French former model turned actress Helene Chanel, Mexican actress Fanny Cano who was tragically killed in an aircraft collision in Spain, Beirut born Antonella Lualdi who’s daughter is also an actress, Judy Gringer who appeared in many Danish comedy films, Scilla Gabel who started out as Sophia Loren’s body double, Eunice Gayson who played the love interest in two Bond movies, Brazilian Rita Cadillac who was also a candidate in the Brazilian local elections, Agostina Bell who made over 50 films and Warrene Ott best known for her role in ‘The Invincible Six’. As always the numbered backs are full of fascinating information, for instance, we learn that Antonella Lualdi spoke fluent Arabic, French and Italian or that Judy Gringer originally trained as a ballet child. The cards are size 68 x 36mm
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Glamour Girls 27th Series (From the 1950s,60s and 70s) 2019

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