Cigarette & Trade Cards and Ephemera Sale
on Wednesday 13th March 2019
Lots: 51-99B of 779
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Lot 51
THEATRE, posters, regional selection, mainly pre-WWII, inc. Birmingham Grand, Nottingham Empire, Pontypridd, Bright Royal, Edinburgh Royal Lyceum, Southsea Kings, Portsmouth Royal, Clapham Grand, Hull New Theatre etc., mixed sizes, some creases & tears to edges, FR to G, 21*
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 52
THEATRE, posters, UK & USA selection, inc. Follies (3 different colours), Wolf Hall, Equus (Radcliffe), Sunday in the Park with George, Phantom - Back on Broadway (Hugh Jackman), Sondheim Putting It Together (Julie Andrews), Victor Victoria (Julie Andrews), Les Mis (Shes Back), Liza at the Palace, Rot in Hell (Penn & Teller), Harry Connick Jr, The Rink (Minelli), Chess, Aspects of Love etc., all hard-card, VG to EX, 25*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 53
THEATRE, posters, London selection, inc. Judi Dench, Peter O'Toole, Patti Lupone, Joan Collins, Leo McKern, Peter Finch, Felicity Kendal; Mack & Mabel, Evita etc., mainly 12 x 20, G to EX, 51*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 54
THEATRE, posters, London selection, early, inc. Standard Theatre 1903, St Georges Hall (pre-1900), Princes 1916, Queen of hearts panto (Lyceum) etc., slight duplication, G to EX, 26*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 55
THEATRE, programmes, USA selection, early, inc. opera, some tears to edges, creases & repairs, FR to G, 15
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 56
SHOWCARDS, enamelled metal showcards, Frys Five Boys (pictorial) & Lyons Tea (double-sided text only), each with enamel loss (affecting centre & edges), P, 2
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £500
Lot 57
ENTERTAINMENT, signed p/cs, inc. Anton Walbrook, Gaby Deslys, George Formby, Lilian Harvey, Gertie Gitana, Conrad Veidt; Jack Warner (letter) etc., inscribed (1), G to VG, 9
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 58
CLASSICAL MUSIC, signed selection, photos, letter, cheques etc., inc. Joan Sutherland, Jan Kubelic, Tito Gobbi, Richard Tauber, Henry Wood, Rudy Vallee etc., FR to G, 7
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 59
MUSIC, selection of photos, cards, magazine photos etc., signed (19), inc. Ella Eyre, Danni Minogue, Kenny Ball, Michael Ball, The Sovereigns, The Imps, The League of Gentlemen, Brian Poole etc., mixed sizes, some a.m.r., tape stains etc., FR to G, 47*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 60
SPORT, signed selection of cards, magazine photos, p/cs, commemorative covers etc., inc. Len Hutton, Colin Cowdrey, Peter May, Andy Rammell, Danny Sullivan, Nino Schurter; Birmingham City (5) & WBA (8) signed cheques etc., mixed sizes, G to VG, 33*
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 61
AUTOGRAPH, signed original sketch by Bill Tidy, showing woman trying to throw herself under a horse at a race night, inscribed "To a Barnardos Supporter", with related letter of provenance from the vendor, framed & glazed, EX
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 62
ENTERTAINMENT, selection, 1980s onwards, many ballet & cinema, inc. ballet flyers (60), postcards (80) etc., slight duplication, loose in two ring-binders, generally EX, 140*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 63
THEATRE, programmes & handbills, Music Hall and Variety, 1930's-40's, inc. Darlington Hippodrome, Alexandra Theatre, Croydon Empire, Palace of Varieties Reading, Lewisham Hippodrome, New Theatre Crewe, Grand Theatre Luton, Tower Ballroom Edgbaston, Royal Hippodrome Dover; Tommy Trinder, Cyril Fletcher, Albert Sandler, Billy Scott Coomber, Elsie & Doris Waters, Troise & His Mandoliers etc., VG to EX, 47*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 64
THEATRE, magazines, The Royal Tatler, Dec 1927 to 1940s, Nottingham Theatre Royal issues for upcoming performances, slight duplication, G to EX, 32*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 65
THEATRE, programmes, London Regents Park Open Air Theatre, 1933-1975, inc. Ian Talbot, John Laurie, Hubert Gregg, Jessica Tandy, Anna Neagle, Greer Garson etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 65*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 66
THEATRE, programmes, Windsor Theatre Royal, 1940s-1970s, inc. Curtain Up (24); plays, musicals, revue; Patrick Cargill, Ray Cooney, Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Avril Angers, Elspeth Gray etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 65*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 67
THEATRE, programmes, Haymarket Theatre Royal, 1870s-1940s, slight duplication, G to VG, 112*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 68
THEATRE, programmes, Oxford selection, 1930s onwards, inc. New Theatre (53) & Playhouse (65); plays, musicals, revue; Maria Aitkin, Phyllis Calvert, Sheila Hancock, Edward Hardwicke, Leo McKern, Alec McCowen etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 118*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 69
THEATRE, programmes, London selection, 1930s-1960s, inc. Golders Green (104) & Streatham Hill (131); plays, musical, revue; Robert Helpmann, Robert Morley, Roy Hudd, Jean Kent, Evelyn Laye, Vanessa Redgrave etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 235*
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 70
THEATRE, programmes, Bath Theatre Royal, 1938-1990s, inc. plays, musicals, ballet; Nigel Hawthorne, Ian Lavender, Michael Redgrave, Liv Ullman, Margaret Lockwood, Pauline Collins etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 74*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 71
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Playhouse, 1940s-1980s, inc. plays, musicals, pantomimes; Jenny Agutter, Judi Dench, Evelyn Laye, Tom Courtenay, Brian Cox, Alan Howard etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 169*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 72
THEATRE, programmes, Nottingham Theatre Royal, 1930s-1950s, inc. plays, musicals, revue, opera; Brian Rix, Michael Redgrave, Eric Portman, Margaret Lockwood, Sylvia Sims, Googie Withers etc., slight duplication, G to VG, 234*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 73
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London, 1800s, mainly plays, inc. Criterion, Imperial, Prince of Wales, Standard, Shaftesbury, Savoy, St James's, Gaiety etc., tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 30*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 74
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, Royal Lyceum Theatre London, 1800s, mainly plays, spines repaired with tape (2), some knocks to edges and some creasing etc., about G to VG, 30*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 75
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 76
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, English Opera House Strand, Haymarket, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 77
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal Covent Garden, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 78
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane; Surrey Theatre, Royal Victoria, Royal Coburg etc., 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 79
THEATRE, early posters, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, 1800s, mainly 8 x 13, duplication, some removed from binders, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 50*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 80
THEATRE PROGRAMMES, London, 1800s, inc. Avenue Theatre, Savoy, St James's, Vaudeville, Toole's, Lyceum etc., mixed sizes, tears to edges and some creasing, P to G, 30*
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 81
THEATRE, D'Oyly Carte, photos, inc. Miss Murial Dickson as Josephine & Miss Marjorie Eyre as Hebe in HMS Pinafore; Muriel Dickson as Phyllis in Iolanthe and Evelyn Gardiner in The Mikado, annotation to reverse, some edge and corner knocks, 11 x 14 and smaller, G to VG, 3
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 82
EPHEMERA, selection, late 1880s onwards, inc. theatre, souvenir brochures, programmes, a few photos, prints, Playbill cards; programmes for Royal Tournament 1965, Searchlight Tattoo 1953, Air Tattoo 1971, Lord Mayor's Show 1961; House of Lords Official Report 1974 etc., about G to VG, Qty.
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 83
CIGARETTE PACKETS, world-wide selection of flattened packets, inc. Mauritius, Canada, Malaysia, Turkey, Pakistan etc., G to EX, 100*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 84
BANKNOTES, selection, inc. Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe, military occupation money etc., G to EX, 77*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 85
LABELS, selection of cigar box & fez box labels, many stone-litho printed, some gold-leaf embellishment, inc. Constantinople, Paris, royalty, Napoleon etc., G to EX, 50*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 86
CHEESE LABELS, collection, many removed from albums, VG to EX, 100s
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 87
MAGAZINES, womens magazines, 1931 to 1933, Miss Modern (3) & Womans Own (7), a few with inserts, G to VG, 10
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 88
RAZOR BLADES, selection of razor blade packets, mainly British, some early, blades removed, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 89
CIGARETTE PACKETS, USA selection, complete soft-packs (many with original wrapping), 1940s onwards, inc. Carlton, True, Vanguard, Oasis, Flavor, Cambridge, Arctic Lights, Epic, Capri, Chelsea etc., G to EX, 40*
Estimate:  £45 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 90
THEATRE, programmes, nationwide pantomime selection, pre- & post WWII, generally G, 103*
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 91
MUSIC, programme & souvenirs, jazz selection, inc. Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Syd Lawrence, Glenn Miller, Oscar Peterson, Ella Fitzgerald, Acker Bilk (signed), Chris Barber, Woody Herman, Dizzy Gillespie etc., G to EX, 45*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 92
THEATRE, souvenir brochures, early selection, inc. The Dairymaids, The Prisoner of the Bastille, Forbes-Robertson Farewell, Twelfth Night, The Little Minister, King John, Cousin Kate, Ben Hur, Marigold, Chu Chin Chow, Henry V, The Daughters of Babylon etc., FR to G, 21*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 93
POP MUSIC, brochures, inc. Michael Jackson, Paul McCartney, Rolling Stones, Roy Orbison, Everly Brothers, Del Shannon, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Phil Collins, Chris De Burgh, Simon & Garfunkel, David Essex, Tom Jones, Fleetwood Mac, Erasure, Dr Hook, T'Pau, Frankie Valli etc., VG to EX, 45*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 94
THEATRE, concert programmes & souvenirs, nationwide selection, inc. promenades, G to EX, 220*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 95
THEATRE, souvenir brochures for Royal Variety Performances, 1974, 1981-1984, 2000, 2002 & 2012 Centenary, G to EX, 8
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 96
THEATRE, programmes, USA selection, mainly 1920s (a few earlier), most with decorative covers, G to VG, 57*
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 97
THEATRE, programmes & mainly souvenirs, ballet selection, inc. Covent Garden, Ballet Russes, Markova & Dolin, Margot Fonteyn, Gomes Ashton etc., G to EX, 84*
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 98
THEATRE, programmes & souvenirs, foreign selection (mainly French), pre- & post-WWII, G to EX, Qty.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 99A
CIRCUS, programmes & souvenirs, inc. Bartram Mills, Billy Smart, Tom Arnold, Blackpool Tower, Chipperfields etc., G to EX, 102*
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 99B
POSTCARDS, selection, inc. greetings, comedy, views, dogs, coastal, children, floral, modern overseas issues etc., Paris, Switzerland, Malta, Greece, Israel etc., some smaller size, in three albums (mixed sizes), G to VG, 400*
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
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