Inscription: Printed text along upper edge of card: FIERY-TAILED SUN BIRD.
Printed text on left portion of card: Richmond/ Straight Cut No. 1/ Cigarettes/ Are the Best.
Printed text on verso of card: BIRDS of the TROPICS,/ ONE PACKED IN EACH BOX OF 20/ Richmond Straight Cut No. 1 Cigarettes./ [full checklist of the 50 birds in series]/ Allen + Ginter/ Richmond, Virginia/ GEO. S. HARRIS & SONS, LITH. PHILA.