Lillian Richardson, from the Actresses series (N263) issued by P. Lorillard Company to promote Tiger Fine Cut Tobacco
P. Lorillard Company (American)
Knapp & Company (American, New York)
Sheet: 3 3/8 × 2 1/4 in. (8.6 × 5.7 cm)
The Jefferson R. Burdick Collection, Gift of Jefferson R. Burdick
Not on view
Trade cards from the "Actresses" series (N263), issued in the 1880s by P. Lorillard Company to promote Tiger Fine Cut Tobacco.
Inscription: Printed text at upper left: LILLIAN RICHARDSON. Printed text along lower edge: LORILLARD'S TIGER FINE CUT. Printed text on card verso: LORILLARD'S/ TIGER/ FINE CUT./ CAUTION./ The law requires/ that FULL TWO OUNCE packages of Fine Cut MUST HAVE/ REVENUE STAMP ATTACHED. Light-weight packages may be put up/ WITHOUT this STAMP. See that the Stamp is on the package, and you are/ sure of full weight./ 2 OZ. (FULL WEIGHT) 5 CTS/ P. Lorillard Company/ THE KNAPP CO. NEW YORK [illegible from tear].
Jefferson R. Burdick; Donor: Jefferson R. Burdick (American, 1900–1963)