Laggard, from The World's Racers series (N32) for Allen & Ginter Cigarettes
Issued by Allen & Ginter (American, Richmond, Virginia)
Lithography by Lindner, Eddy & Claus (American, New York)
Commercial color lithograph
Sheet: 1 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (3.8 x 7 cm)
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Not on view
Trade cards from the "The World's Racers" series (N32), issued in 1888 in a set of 50 cards to promote Allen & Ginter brand cigarettes.
Inscription: Printed text at lower left: Laggard. Printed text at upper right: ALLEN & GINTER'S/ CIGARETTES./ RICHMOND, VIRGINIA. Printed text on verso of card: THE WORLD'S RACERS/ ONE PACKED IN EACH BOX OF/ TEN CIGARETTES./ [full checklist of the 50 horses in series]/ Lindner, Eddy & Clauss, LITH N.Y.
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)