Breaking News14th April 2021 by Michele Auborn
We have been asked to announce that the original paintings used to illustrate the Infantry Regimental Colours in the David J Hunter sets are to be sold at auction in early June. The auctioneer will be Tim Davidson of Nottingham.
As soon as we receive notice that the catalogue is available to purchase or to view online we will let you all know. This may well be a once in a lifetime chance to buy these wonderful works, which would enhance any cartophilic or military den.
If you would like to reacquaint yourself with David Hunter cards we recommend reading the short monologue https://card-world.co.uk/errors-on-cigarette-cards-of-regimental-colours/ – and these Infantry sets are currently available for sale through J S Cards at https://www.shop.cigarettecards.org/DAVID-J-HUNTER-INFANTRY-REGIMENTAL-COLOURS-6-SETS-2997.htm
Yes collectors, this is your final chance to check the catalogue of Cigarette & Trade Cards, Postcards, Autographs & other Ephemera, which is now online, and free of charge to view. For speed, the link just to the cigarette cards section is
Now next weekend there will be another of our online special events, as we will be celebrating what ought to have been our 2021 Cartophilic Convention, again cancelled because of the pandemic. The reason for mentioning it here is to ask you all to h
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