Cigarette Cards From The Great War.

ww1 postcard lighting up a cigarette

LEFT: A convalescent soldier enjoys a cigarette. “This is the time we have longed to come true, when we’re together dear, just I and you.” says the caption. The card was number 5122  in the ”Philco Series’.  A message in the ‘stamp box’ encouraged people to “INVEST in Government Securities.” RIGHT “Boys of the Bulldog Breed!” A sailor and soldier light their cigarettes.  J. Salmon of Sevenoaks, printed and published the card.


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