George Covington, Jockey from the Buchner "Gold Coin" Tobacco series (N284)
Issued by D. Buchner & Co., New York American
Lithographer Julius Bien American
Not on view
George Covington, Jockey from the Buchner "Gold Coin" Tobacco series (N284) issued by D. Buchner ca.1887 to promote Gold Coin Chewing Tobacco. In the American Card Catalog, Burdick refers to the series as "Leading Baseball Players, Police Inspectors and Captains, Jockeys, and Actors." White border. Name of jockey at bottom of card in script. Jockey series N284-3 includes 31 famous jockeys. Five different backs have been noted.