Actress with hair up, from the Actresses series (N215) issued by Kinney Bros. Tobacco Company

Issued by Kinney Brothers Tobacco Company American

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Trade cards from the "Actresses" series (N215), issued in 1893 in an unnumbered set by Kinney Bros.Tobacco Company. Sepia image of actress with no caption. Same 50 images as the N214 color series plus additional cards. Two brown ink stamps on back -- at top a round Metropolitan Museum stamp and at bottom "Gift of/ J. R. Burdick (underlined). Back: ABSOLUTELY PURE./ ----*----/ The Old Reliable/ SWEET/ CAPORAL/ CIGARETTE/ Has stood the/ Test of Time./ More Sold Than/ All Other Brands/ Combined.

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