Speed 1930 (CCS Reprint 2001)
Wills Miscellaneous Cigarette Cards Speed 1930 (CCS Reprint 2001) Speed 1930 (CCS Reprint 2001) 50 - This interesting set is split into air, land and sea speed records and the set includes the Vickers Vimy Bomber used by Alcock & Brown in their first non-stop Atlantic flight, the Graf Zeppelin airship, Capt. Malcolm Campbell’s ‘Blue Bird’ car which won the land speed record in 1928, the Bentley in which the Hon. Mrs Victor Bruce beat the record by averaging 89.77mph for a 24-hour period, trains such as the Cheltenham Flyer, Royal Scot and American ‘Atlantic City Flyer’, the battle cruiser ‘Hood’ which was later destroyed with huge loss of life in WWII, Cunard liner the ‘Mauretania which held the Blue Riband for many years and the ‘Miss England’ speedboat in which Sir Henry Segrave won the water speed record. These are lovely colour pictures backed by plenty of information. Size 68 x 36mm
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Speed 1930 (CCS Reprint 2001)

Issuer: Wills Condition: Mint Description: This interesting set is split into air, land and sea speed records and the set includes the Vickers Vimy Bomber used by Alcock & Brown in their first non-stop Atlantic flight, the Graf Zeppelin airship, Capt. Malcolm Campbell’s ‘Blue Bird’ car which won the land speed record in 1928, the Bentley in which the Hon. Mrs Victor Bruce beat the record by averaging 89.77mph for a 24-hour period, trains such as the Cheltenham Flyer, Royal Scot and American ‘Atlantic City Flyer’, the battle cruiser ‘Hood’ which was later destroyed with huge loss of life in WWII, Cunard liner the ‘Mauretania which held the Blue Riband for many years and the ‘Miss England’ speedboat in which Sir Henry Segrave won the water speed record. These are lovely colour pictures backed by plenty of information. Size 68 x 36mm Number of cards in set: 50

Price for complete set: Only £12.50

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