For almost a hundred years Our society members have collected and researched tobacco and trade cards on sport and non sport themes, and from this research we have published a wide range of reference works. These have been continually updated and are now considered essential guides for collectors.
Each of the blocks below contains a link to a page all its own, and you reach that by clicking on the blue headings at each start point. So lets start with:
this is the place to view lots of different cards. Its currently being re-captioned as well, which will tie it even closer to our reference books.
this is where we sell brand new copies of all our reference works. Do note that Society Members receive a discount on our books; yet another privilege of joining us.
this is the home of our vast collection of vintage and modern reference books plus papers and typed listings. There is a full catalogue, and details of how the library operates.
this page tells the story of our card collecting magazine, in all its variations, since it was first issued in 1939. There’s also the beginnings of a cover gallery.
I did not know what I was starting when I used this card as the representation of a sloth. It turns out to be a very strange tale and its not solved yet. So many thanks to a visitor to our recent online convention who has kindly provided more in
As of 5.25pm tonight Monday 19th October, we have had 102 visitors to our site! Thank you to everyone who took the time to write. Your suggestions will all be used when planning future events. I`m not sure why I didn't take into account that
Let's start by saying thank you to all the bidders at our last postal auction. Our current sale is attracting "lots" of interest; remember the closing date is the 30th of October, so not long now. We do allow non-members to bid, but they do have to