Speed Through the Ages 1937 (170 small cards and 80 large cards)
Jackson Miscellaneous Cigarette Cards Speed Through the Ages 1937 (170 small cards and 80 large cards) Speed Through the Ages 1937 (170 small cards and 80 large cards) 250 - Issued for the overseas market towards the end of the 1930s this is a remarkable series of 250 cards, of which 170 are standard size and the remainder are large format. The colour pictures cover all aspects of speed from the obvious record holders on land, sea and air such as the liner ‘Normandie’ and Bleriot’s flight across the Channel, to Einstein’s theory of relativity and champion swimmer Johnny Weissmuller in action as Tarzan. This is an amazing encyclopaedia of motion with excellent explanatory texts on the reverse. The large cards are size 77 x 57mm and the standard size cards are 67 x 37mm.
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Speed Through the Ages 1937 (170 small cards and 80 large cards)

Issuer: Jackson Condition: Very Good to Excellent * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Issued for the overseas market towards the end of the 1930s this is a remarkable series of 250 cards, of which 170 are standard size and the remainder are large format. The colour pictures cover all aspects of speed from the obvious record holders on land, sea and air such as the liner ‘Normandie’ and Bleriot’s flight across the Channel, to Einstein’s theory of relativity and champion swimmer Johnny Weissmuller in action as Tarzan. This is an amazing encyclopaedia of motion with excellent explanatory texts on the reverse. The large cards are size 77 x 57mm and the standard size cards are 67 x 37mm. Number of cards in set: 250

Price for complete set: Only £75.00

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