Support Arms, from the Parasol Drills series (N18) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes Brands
Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Schumacher & Ettlinger (New York)
Commercial color lithograph
Sheet: 2 3/4 x 1 1/2 in. (7 x 3.8 cm)
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Parasol Drill" series (N18), issued in 1888 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes.
Inscription: Printed text along upper edge of card: Support Arms Printed text along lower edge of card: Allen &/ Ginter's/ Cigarettes./ Richmond, Virginia. Printed text on verso of card: Parasol Drill/ One packed in/ each box of/ Ten Cigarettes./ [checklist of all 50 parasol drills included in series]/ Schumacher & Ettlinger, Lith. N.Y.
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)