Wonders of the Modern World 1985
Players Miscellaneous Cigarette Cards Wonders of the Modern World 1985 Wonders of the Modern World 1985 M32 - Having already produced a set on wonders of the ancient world in their packets of Tom Thumb cigars Players followed this with a set of modern wonders highlighting mankind’s perpetual striving for new goals, especially in speed, space exploration and the new field of miniaturisation. These contain colour photographs within a white board and twelve are in vertical format and the rest horizontal. The backs, which are titled and numbered with green and black text, contain a comprehensive but easily-understood description with details of an album at the bottom which could be obtained from the company. The series spans an immense variety of man-made wonders including the JPS Lotus Formula 1 car, computer graphics, the Thames Flood Barrier, microchips and a robot hand. In decades to come these will serve as a record of human achievement in the 1980s. Cards size 74 x 57mm.
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Wonders of the Modern World 1985

Issuer: Players Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Having already produced a set on wonders of the ancient world in their packets of Tom Thumb cigars Players followed this with a set of modern wonders highlighting mankind’s perpetual striving for new goals, especially in speed, space exploration and the new field of miniaturisation. These contain colour photographs within a white board and twelve are in vertical format and the rest horizontal. The backs, which are titled and numbered with green and black text, contain a comprehensive but easily-understood description with details of an album at the bottom which could be obtained from the company. The series spans an immense variety of man-made wonders including the JPS Lotus Formula 1 car, computer graphics, the Thames Flood Barrier, microchips and a robot hand. In decades to come these will serve as a record of human achievement in the 1980s. Cards size 74 x 57mm. Number of cards in set: M32 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: Catalogue Price £9.00 Special Offer £6.00

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