Tobacco Card Set, John Player & Sons, AIRCRAFT OF THE RAF, Royal Airforce, 1938

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 03, 2013
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Description: Original Tobacco Card Set - John Player & Sons, Aircraft of the RAF. This set of 50 cards was issued in 1938.
Condition: Very Good.
PLEASE NOTE: None of my cards have been trimmed or altered in any way. If they appear out of shape it will be due to my poor scanning and not poor cards!
Plus: If you're not familiar with tobacco cards they were issued as free insert with packets of cigarettes in the year stated above. Below is an image of the first few cards in this set, this set like all my others sets come in plastic storage pages as shown. Subjects featured in this set are as follows: The Airspeed 'Envoy' of The King's Flight, Avro 'Rota' Army Co-operation Autogiro Aircraft, Hawker 'Audax' Army Co-operation Aircraft, Hawker 'Hector' Army Co-operation Aircraft, Westland 'Lysander' Army Co-operation Aircraft, Armstrong Whitworth 'Whitley' Bomber, Blackburn 'Skua' Dive Bomber Fighter, Boulton Paul 'Overstrand' Bomber, Bristol 'Blenheim' Bomber, Bristol 'Bombay' Bomber Transport Aircraft, Fairey 'Battle' Bomber, Fairey 'Gordon' Bomber, Fairey 'Hendon' Bomber, Fairey Unnamed Bomber, Handley Page 'Hampden' Bomber, Handley Page 'Harrow' Bomber, Handley Page 'Heyford' Bomber, Hawker 'Hind' Bomber, Vickers 'Vildebeest' Torpedo Bomber, Vickers 'Wellington I' Bomber, Gloster 'Gauntlet' Fighter, Gloster
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