U F O (TV Series) 1970
Anglo Confectionery Amazing Black Friday to Cyber Monday Deals U F O (TV Series) 1970 U F O (TV Series) 1970 L64 - These cards are based on the 1970s British sci-fi classic UFO which was created by Gerry & Sylvia Anderson and Reg Hill and ran for a single season of 26 episodes. The cards are a mixture of cartoon drawings and real photos from the show. The basic premise of the story is that in 1980 Earth is visited by aliens from a dying planet who begin abducting humans to harvest for their organs which is maybe a precursor to an actual invasion. To combat this threat an organization known as SHADO is formed (which stood for Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organisation) with bases on the moon and on Earth. SHADO has its headquarters in a secret location below a film studio and its activities are kept secret from the general public to avoid panic. The backs make up into one large picture of the SHADOW staff and vehicles. Size 76 x 55mm
Product details page


U F O (TV Series) 1970

Issuer: Anglo Confectionery Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: These cards are based on the 1970s British sci-fi classic UFO which was created by Gerry & Sylvia Anderson and Reg Hill and ran for a single season of 26 episodes. The cards are a mixture of cartoon drawings and real photos from the show. The basic premise of the story is that in 1980 Earth is visited by aliens from a dying planet who begin abducting humans to harvest for their organs which is maybe a precursor to an actual invasion. To combat this threat an organization known as SHADO is formed (which stood for Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organisation) with bases on the moon and on Earth. SHADO has its headquarters in a secret location below a film studio and its activities are kept secret from the general public to avoid panic. The backs make up into one large picture of the SHADOW staff and vehicles. Size 76 x 55mm Number of cards in set: L64 Abbreviations used for Number In Set:
EL = Extra Large; LT = Large Trade ( size 89 x 64mm); L = Large; M = Medium; K = Miniature.

Price for complete set: Only £190.00

You may also be interested in:

Below are sets that you may also like to look at

Primrose Amazing Black Friday to Cyber Monday Deals Popeye 3rd Series 1961 Popeye 3rd Series 1961 50 - This is sure to bring back memories as it features cartoon character Popeye the famous sailor and pipe smoking man who acquires legendary strength when he consumes spinach. These brightly coloured cartoons show Popeye and family in a variety of situations with a comedy caption underneath such as the card showing Popeye in a café captioned “The coffee tastes like mud?” “Not surprising it was only ground this morning!”. Our favourite has to be the one of Popeye and child in a gallery looking at a statue without hands which is captioned “See what happings if ya bites yer fingernails!”. The backs contains adverts for Primrose sweets including their Penny Bars and “try more Primrose Popeye Sweet for scrumptious fun” as well as a Popeye picture card album which you could send away for to house your cards. Primrose also produced a 1st, 2nd and 4th series of Popeye cards with different subjects, but in similar format. These cards are size 67 x 33mm.
Product details page
Popeye 3rd Series 1961

Popeye 3rd Series 1961

Primrose - 50 in set

£12.50

Rospa Motoring Veteran Cars 1st Series 1955 Veteran Cars 1st Series 1955 24 - In 1956 motorists calling at Cleveland garages could collect a card with every gallon of petrol purchased, ironically just before the Suez crisis led to petrol rationing. The cards concerned, were from a series of 24 Veteran Cars produced by the Royal Society for The Prevention of Accidents, showing colour photographs of motors built between 1902 and 1916, from the early De Dion Bouton of which the text tells us 'more of this make of veteran car survive in this country than any other', through to a prototype Morris-Cowley whose 'engine was made by the Continental Motor Manufacturing Co. of Detroit, U.S.A.' Many unusual pieces of information can be gleaned from these backs, which also contain a section headed 'To drivers of motor vehicles' giving legal and Highway Code information. Size 67 x 36mm
Product details page
Veteran Cars 1st Series 1955

Veteran Cars 1st Series 1955

Rospa - 24 in set

£36.00

Sinclair Dogs and Pets Champion Dogs 1st Series 1938 Champion Dogs 1st Series 1938 54 - This lovely set contains black and white photos of Cruft’s prize-winning pooches with their name given on the front and the informative backs giving us details of their bloodline, wins, owners etc. It has to be said that some of their names are rather silly like the Dachshund called Fernwood Radio, the Scottish Terrier called Heather Realisation or the poor Poodle who has had the indignity of having his rear end shorn of hair and is then named Stillington Jeremie. He was four times time champion so perhaps we shouldn’t feel too bad for him. Joking aside this set is full of wonderful examples of different breeds including a superior looking small Aghan Hound called Shah Shuja of Guefron who appears on two cards in the set, a Golden Retriever owned by the hon. Mrs D. Carnegie called Heydown Guider, the adorably named Kerry Blue Terrier Hell-of-A-Fellow, a Bull Terrier called Brendon Bang, a vey hairy Old English Sheepdog called Bouncer of Pickhurst, the grandly named King Charles Spaniel Ashtonmore Barritone and a Springer Spaniel known as Roundwood Lass. A must for any dog lover with cards size 68 x 36mm. This set was also issued as a larger size series size 76 x 64mmwith some of the pictures slightly different.
Product details page
Champion Dogs 1st Series 1938

Champion Dogs 1st Series 1938

Sinclair - 54 in set

Catalogue Price £40.00 Special Offer £28.00

De Beukelaer Film & Stage Stars Pre-1940 Film Stars 4th Series (Nos 301-400) 1932 Film Stars 4th Series (Nos 301-400) 1932 K100 -
Product details page
Film Stars 4th Series (Nos 301-400) 1932

Film Stars 4th Series (Nos 301-400) 1932

De Beukelaer - K100 in set

£130.00