Public Auction of Entertainment, Ephemera and Cigarette & Trade Cards
on Wednesday 14th March 2018
Lots: 149-189 of 848
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Lot 149
POSTCARDS, London and area, mixed periods, inc. The Bank & Royal Exchange, The Strand, Regent Street, Plasher Park East Ham, The Broadway Ealing, Waterloo Bridge, Queen Victoria Memorial, Buckingham Palace, Royal United Service Museum, Cheapside, Alexandra Park, ruins of the Great Kilburn fire 1910, Grammar School Highgate, 1st London General Hospital Cormont Road, Royal Naval Collect Greenwich, High Street Ealing, BBC Building, Petticoat Lane, West Ham Technical Institute and Museum, Aged Pilgrims' Home Camberwell etc., views, street scenes, interiors etc., many pu, slight duplication, some edge knocks, about G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 150
POSTCARDS, topographical selection, mixed periods, inc. The Post Office Tettenhall, Boscobel House Wolverhampton, Trawl Market Lowestoft, Lambseth Street Eye, Serpentine Steps Felixstowe, Cornhill and Westgate Street Ipswich, Walker Art Gallery Liverpool, Folkestone, Butter Cross Winchester, Netley Hospital, Winchester Youth Hostel, Southsea, Weymouth, North Parade and Golf Club House Lowestoft, Cornhill Ipswich, churches etc., views, street scenes etc., many pu, some slight a.m.r. and edge knocks, about G, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 151
POSTCARDS, topographical selection, mixed periods, inc. Abbey Gardens Torquay, Cheddar Cliffs, Luccombe, Frome, East Street Martock, Wootton Courtenay School, Towns End Ilminster, Combe Down Convalescent Home Bath, South Chard Tatworth, Street Hill Street, The Beach Weston-Super-Mare, Kilve Village, Quay Street Minehead, Bossington Village, School Hinton Charterhouse, High Street Rode, Alcombe Minehead, Market Square Crewkerne, The Post Office Hazelbury Bryan, The Green Exford, The Vicarage Over Stowey etc., views, street scenes etc., many pu, some slight a.m.r. and edge knocks, G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 152
POSTCARDS, topographical selection, mixed periods, inc. Town Hall and Post Office Ipswich, Strickland Manor Hill Yoxford, Back Street Mendlesham, Cornhill Ipswich, Grove Side Yoxford, High Street Leiston, Town Hall and Post Office Ipswich, Abbeygate Street Bury St Edmunds, East Green and Lighthouse Southwold, Moot Hall Aldeburgh, The Village East Bergholt, Elveden Hall, Albion Street Saxmundham, Gaston Street East Bergholt, Ellough Dairy shopfront, The Royal Hotel Lowestoft etc., a few unidentified, views, street scenes, art style etc., slight duplication, many pu, slight corner and edge knocks, about G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 153
POSTCARDS, topographical selection, mixed periods, inc. Bath Street Frome, Combe House Holford, Keinton Mandeville, Market Cross Somerton, Town Bridge Bridgewater, Fore Street Bridgewater, The Shelters Burnham-On-Sea, The Post Office and Cross Hinton St George, High Street Wells, Market Place Taunton, Cheap Street, Frome, Grand Pier Weston-Super-Mare, Clarence Pier and beach Southsea, Lynmouth Harbour, The School Broomfield etc., views, street scenes, art style etc., slight duplication, many pu, slight edge and corner knocks, G to VG, 100*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 154
POSTCARDS, social history, inc. donkeys on beach, St Johns Ambulance at Herne Bay, street scenes, Billie Manders Quaintesques Rhyl 1941, Duke of Portland Lodge, Skelmanthorpe Wesley Guild outing, charabancs (2), railway, topographical etc., FR to VG, 53*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 155
U.S.A., commemorative covers, States, inc. by Fleetwood (with relevant 1976 postal cachets), birds & flowers, EX, 80*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 156
FRUIT LABELS, selection of 200* wrappers & labels, 1920s, inc. Spain, Palestine, Brazil etc., laid down in album, many water damaged, P to G
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 157
CIGAR LABELS, selection of box labels, 1900s-1920s, G to EX, 21
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 158
LABELS, large well-illustrated food issues, inc. Gay Cock, Snow Ball, Buxom Melons, Three Cats, Hustler, Blue Goose, Camel (pears), Plenty Grand, Up n Atom, Covered Wagon, Penrod Peas, Golden Bosc, Cheerio etc., mainly USA, G to VG, 29*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 159
TOBACCO, cigar box labels, inc. stone-litho, gold leaf; La Primadora, El Vanara, Robijn, La Rosa Grandis, El Guardo, Dolly Madison, La Rochelle, La Aneta, American Citizen, Big Wolf, King Cotton, Brickhouse etc., in ringbinder, VG to EX, 120*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 160
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway timetable (c.1877); Nottingham Theatre Royal panto booklet (Lupino Lane in Aladdin), 1975 Music Star Annual, The Seekers programme, Promenade & other theatre programmes etc., G to EX, 16
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 161
MATCHBOX LABELS, worldwide selection, box labels, inc. UK, Eastern European, Russian; Indian Actor, Goan beauty, Lotus Lady, Mazetti, Olympics & other sports, Anchor, Viking Ship etc., in modern album, VG to EX, 630*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 162
U.S.A., selection, inc. trade cards, postcards, adverts; political, Presidents, McCarthy nomination card, Lincoln Union, Democratic & Republican Conventions; patriotic, comedy, caricatures etc., mainly large issues, many with amr, some damage to edges, FR to G, 55*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 163
BANKNOTES, foreign selection, some high values, G to VG, 75*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 164
POSTCARDS, topographical, French Northern Coastal towns, inc. Boulogne, Calais, Cherbourg, Dieppe, Le Havre, Dinard, Saint Malo, in large blue album, G to VG, 580*
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 165
POSTCARDS, topographical, French Southern Coastal towns, inc. Cannes, Marseille Menton, Monaco, Monte Carlo, in large blue album, G to VG, 574*
Estimate:  £70 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 166
POSTCARDS, topographical, Versailles views, in two large blue albums, G to VG, 1060*
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 167
POSTCARDS, topographical, Swiss Photoglob advert cards, inc. sport, railway, hotels, aviation, resorts, animals, cars, shipping, cycling, chocolate etc., in three large red albums, G to VG, 700*
Estimate:  £120 - 140 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 168
CAPTAIN SCARLET, Japanese Captain Scarlett-style card game, by Koide Shinkosha, with four sealed packs of cards, in original box, VG
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 169
WILD WEST, postcards, 1970 onwards, inc. Illustrated Postal Card, Bosselman; Taschen (29), Azuza (8) etc., G to EX, 66*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 170
AUTOGRAPHS, selection, inc. photos, Cher, Dustin Hoffman, John Travolta, Dean Martin etc. (mainly 8 x 10); magazine/newspaper cuttings with signed piece laid down to white card, inc. Michael Winner, Ben Warris, Alan Titchmarsh, Bill Bryson, Bob Hoskins, Denis Lil, Ian Holm, Richard Easton, Glynn Edwards, William Marlowe, Ronald-Leigh Hunt etc; album pages and white cards, inc. Flanagan & Allen, Max Wall, Arthur Askey, Eve Boswell, Frankie Vaughan, Sandie Shaw, Midge Ure, Helen Shapiro, Mary Wilson, Jack Parnell, Joe Brown, Mel C, Adam Ant, Fats Domino, Tommy Steele, Mantovani, Pat Boone, Paul Anka, Simon Le Bon etc., mixed sizes, about G to VG, 80*
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 171
ENTERTAINMENT, selection, inc. cinema, photos, lobby cards, FOH, posters, promotional etc., inc. My Brilliant Career, Something Wild, She's Gotta Have It, Tell Me A Riddle, Houseparty, Death of a Salesman etc; theatre programmes (350), Nationwide selection etc., mixed sizes, duplication, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 172
CINEMA, selection, FoH, lobby cards, posters, magazines, photos, inc. Juliette Greco, Opening Night, Face A Face, Trevor Howard, The Desperate Hours, Sid and Nancy, Robert Mitchum, Gina Lollobrigida, Paul Newman, Anthony Hopkins, Phantom of the Opera, Sophia Loren, Ingmar Bergman, Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Britt Ekland, Christopher Reeve, Michael Caine, Henry Fonda etc., some with annotation to reverse, a few foreign language, mixed sizes, slight duplication, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 173
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. posters (2) Victory Times Square 1945, 1953 National Savings map of the British Isles showing festivals and customs (30 x 40 and smaller); comics (17), inc. Fantastic Four, Iron Man, The Invaders, Black Panther, Claw, The Amazing Spiderman; Superman record by Power Records; railway selection, inc. modern postcards, photos, commemorative covers, Prescott-Pickup, beermats etc; booklets, inc. Blackpool, 2016 Scalextric catalogue, 1974 Piccolo Racing and Sports Cars etc; Hamlyn Walt Disney Classic Movie Poster Book; photos, Washington Photographs Beautiful Northwest, Benllech Bay, Mevagissey etc; Wills Wild Flowers incomplete (in sleeves) etc., G to EX, Qty
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 174
SOCIAL HISTORY, large collection of cabinet photos, cartes de visite, private snapshots, glass negatives, inc. poses, children, weddings, groups, military, families, scenes, holidays etc., corner-mounted in albums (3) and loose, FR to VG, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 175A
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. magazines, tourist brochures and maps, musical scores, theatre programmes and magazines, mother-of-pearl opera glasses, royalty supplements, modern postcards etc., some damp damage, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 175B
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. postcards (some early), cigarette cards, theatre programmes, magazines etc., some damp damage, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 175C
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. theatre, posters, photos & programmes; FoH cinema photos, Shirley Temple scrapbook, tourist booklets, postcards (mainly modern) etc., some damp damage, good VR, Qty.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 175D
THEATRE, posters, 1840s-1860s, some tears to edges, FR to G, 30*
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 175E
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. posters, It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet (40 x 30), Ministry of Labour Demobilisation and Resettlement; prints from magazines inc. 'Goal' Boys Own Paper, The Indian Native Army by R Simkin (some tears to edges and folds, tape on back), 'Charge!' The Bengal Lancers in Action; deck plans for RMS Kildonan Castle, 1935 The Tail-Waggers Club membership certificate, Inland Cruising leaflet, 1923 wall calendar etc., G to EX, 9
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 175F
EPHEMERA, scrap album, 1940s-60s, detailing military movements, vacations etc. of LAC Israel and family, inc. Calcutta, UK, Singapore, Bangalore, Bombay, Belgium, Italy, Paris, Brussels, Australia, Ireland etc; snapshots (250+), cartoons, menus, tickets, newspaper cuttings, programmes, postcards, currency, receipts from hotels, restaurants, shows etc., mostly annotated, most photos corner-mounted, other items laid down, album (P), otherwise about G to VG
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 175G
PHOTOGRAPHS, Manchester selection, 1920s-30s album containing 51* photos (11.25 x 9.25 and a few smaller), inc. Piccadilly, Henly's Filling Station, Ringway Airport, Capitol cinema, ship canal, Ye Olde Cock Inn Didsbury, street sweepers, street scenes etc., lightly laid down and a few loose, VG to EX
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 175H
CHILDREN'S BOOK, hardback edition of Simple Simon and His Friends, illustrations by Charles Crombie, inc. Simple Simon, The Queen of Hearts, Little Jack Horner, Little Tom Tucker, Hot-Cross Buns etc., slight foxing, knocks to front cover corners, back page loose, G
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 175J
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. photos (35) inc. Circus on Parade round Buxton c.1936, aftermath of a steam engine accident (loose in covers); military inc. German soldiers heading to the front line, British army training camps, shrapnel shells bursting in the air near Antwerp, Belgian guns captured at Liege, wounded soldier from The Dardanelles in hospital; Salford City Transport buses, aerial landscapes of Stockport 1928-1934 etc. 8.5 x 6.5 and smaller (in modern album); 1900 Abel Heywood illustrated Guide to Chatsworth booklet, book plate engravings (18) slight foxing, creasing, tears to edges, G to EX, 54*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 175K
BROOKE BOND, enamelled metal sign, Brooke Bond Dividend Tea - Spend Wisely, Save Wiseley, 20 x 30, some enamel missing from screw-holes & edges, G
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 176
POLITICAL, signed hardback editions of biographies, inc. Blood & Fire - William and Catherine Booth & Their Salvation Army by Roy Hattersley, Ann Widdecombe - Right From the Beginning by Nicholas Kochan (by Widdecombe), Below the Parapet - Biography of Denis Thatcher (by Carol Thatcher), Choose Your Weapons by Douglas Hurd & Edward Young, (by both), Pastoral Symphony by Chapman Pincher, The Autobiography by John Major, VG to EX,
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 177
LITERATURE, signed hardback editions, inc. Cause Celeb by Helen Fielding, Absolutely Now! by Lynne Franks, Bravo Two Zero by Andy McNab, Charlotte Gray by Sebastian Faulks; also unsigned copy of Saturdays with Bricks by Dennis Wheatley, 1961 (small piece missing from spine & small tears to dj), G to EX, 5
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 178
AUTOGRAPHS, signed hardback editions of biographies, inc. My Life in Gardening by Percy Thrower, My Story So Far by Stacey Solomon, Trowel and Error by Alan Titchmarsh, Markova Remembers by Alicia Markova, Emma & I by Sheila Hocken, Priceless by Charlie Daniels, Race to Dakar by Charley Boorman, VG to EX, 7
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 179
AUTOGRAPHS, signed books inc. Fergal Keane, Pete Goss, Kathy Lette, Victor Bonham-Carter, Pat Cunningham, Richard Powell, Libby Purves & Peter Maddocks, hardback with dj (3), G to EX, 8
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 180
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. cinema, booklets (8), Fry, 3-D glasses & cards, Wow Gum, Boys Own Aeroplane puzzle, Players cycling advert etc., FR to VG, 55*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 181
EPHEMERA, selection, inc. c/c, Gallaher (four complete sets corner-mounted in booklets), Salem Film Stars (laid down in album); football booklets, Sports Budget Who's Who, Topical Times 1939/40 & News Chronicle 1934/5; four overmounted prints etc., FR to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 182
POSTCARDS, modern, inc. cinema, football, TV soaps, Royal Mail, rugby union etc., EX to MT, 400*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 183
POSTCARDS, selection, inc. churches, abbeys, castles, cathedrals, monuments, interiors, mixed periods, many pu, duplication, slight edge and corner knocks, G to VG, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 184
ROYALTY, Charles and Diana selection, inc. FDC, Diana Her Story in Stamps, in official presentation ringbinder; stamps, bookmarks, commemorative covers, inc. first visit to Wales, Royal Wedding, in memoriam; William's 18th birthday etc; two Christmas cards sent from the Duchy of Cornwall featuring Charles and Diana etc., G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 185
POSTCARDS, animals, modern selection, inc. dogs, cats, birds, horses, domestic, wild etc., slight duplication, G to EX, 315*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 186
POSTCARDS, shipping selection, inc. SS Great Britain, Lelant Ferry, The Foryd Rhyl, Southampton Docks, Steamers, Yachts, Menai Straits, Weymouth Harbour, HMS Royal Sovereign, Cutty Shark; Gatun Locks, Grand Union Canal, Ferries, Paddlesteamers, Clippers, Docks, Harbours, Bridges, Ferries, Narrow Boats, tall ships, Pamlin Prints (35), a few photos etc., slight duplication, G, 265*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 187
POSTCARDS, mainly modern selection, Buses, Coaches, Trams, Railway; single and double-deckers, locos, steam engines, diesel, miniature railway, stations etc., many Pike cards, a few photos, slight duplication, G to VG, 240*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 188
POSTCARDS, selection, inc. art, greetings, views, paintings, romance, floral, foreign, inc. street scenes, views, buildings, monuments, Paris, Hamburg, Dresden, Montreal, Napoli, Mombasa, New Orleans, Cote D'Azur, Rio de Janeiro etc., some pu, slight duplication, G, 345*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 189
TRADE, USA (not SILKS), selection, inc. children, military types, animals, sailors, sports, flags etc., 4.5 x 5.25 and mainly smaller, slight duplication, 230*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
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