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May 22 2011 at 5:55 PM
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Ken Bush  (Login KenBush)

I enjoy posting and viewing unlisted or obscure non-sports cards.
Have you seen these? They are Transfer Varities from the Philidelphia
Gum Company and are 3-3/4" wide by 4-1/8" to 4-1/2" long.
What do you have?

The First 4 are sets of 4 different transfers cut from a strip.


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I only have 3 from this strip, but it is clear that the 4th image is
a deep sea diver.


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Only 2 from this series, but 5 different transfers shown. May have 2
transfers per sheet for a set of 8 transfers.


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jim
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May 23 2011, 6:42 AM 

You have some very cool, very obscure stuff Ken. No wrapper for these?

 
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jerry bannister
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May 23 2011, 2:47 PM 

Hi Ken, I am with you on the obscure and hard types. It is so much fun to find stuff that I haven't seen before ,or stuff that I have only seen in catalogs and could wish to find. I have seen so much great stuff here on this board it has helped to broaden my collecting interests. I picked this card up from another board member this past weekend. Had never seen one before, don't know if it is listed anywhere. It was put out by the American Sweets Co. in the Phillipines, it says there are 250 knockout Bubble gum pictures in the set. Also nice transfers,would you consider those to fall under the R154 category?
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Ken Bush
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May 23 2011, 10:46 PM 

I do not know if the transfers had a wrapper or how they were marketed.
If they did have a wrapper I would sure like to see it.

The R154 listing seems to be a catch all category for all transfers and
would probably include these.

I have never seen a card from this series, but since it is from the
Philippines it may have never been marketed in America.

I would still like to see postings of odd, un-usual, unique, obscure or
unlisted non-sports items.

Here is one of my favorites, a 7-3/4" long die-cut ad card.



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Chuck Ross
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May 24 2011, 6:38 AM 

This is great stuff guys, keep it coming! Here's one that's a little off the wall, not quite up to the standard of what's been put up so far though.

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jerry bannister
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May 24 2011, 7:22 AM 

Those are pretty cool Chuck, never seen those before. Then again there is alot I haven't seen. Here are some Buffalo Bill diecuts from Aunt Sally's Bisquit mix. I hve 15 or so from the set,other than that I know nothing about them.
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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 7:34 AM 

One of my favotite unlisteds Chuck,
from Zieglers.
This is a candy box with cutouts to show face and name of the movie star.
The Card, postcard sized, slides into place; it has a ribbon attached so it can be removed and replaced by another card.

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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 7:51 AM 

Almost forgot Betty
With her magic action viewer


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Tom Boblitt
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Unlised E's

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May 24 2011, 10:38 AM 

Here are some unlisteds from a yet-to-be-published book on E cards from a cant-get-it-together author. Sorry for the friggin HUGE Photos in some cases. Have about 30 more from different sets I'll try to post at another time.


Adams Gum Tutti Frutti Box Tops


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Auerbach's International Dolls


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Cracker Jacks Lantern Slides


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F.C. Cailler's Swiss Views (also issued in Switzerland with different backs)


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Frat Chocolates California Views Postcards


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Ghirardelli Battleships


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Ghirardelli California Missions


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Powell's Kewpie Kandy Stamps


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Samoset Chocolates Typical Indian Scenes Postcards


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Sands-Ritchey Chu Chu Popcorn Trick Pictures


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Stollwerck Actress Frames


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Stollwerck Nursery Rhymes Paper Dolls


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Wallace & Company Actor/Actress Bifolds


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Zeno Gum Paper Dolls


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Zeno Gum Animal Diecuts


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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 11:28 AM 

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The girls are 11 inches by 29 inches, I'm thinking of getting them slabbed

Fern Chocolates

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Darby Chocolates

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Jacobs Candy

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Loose Wiles

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Tom Boblitt
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Great stuff Jim...........

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May 24 2011, 11:40 AM 

Are the Fern Chocolates postcards? Or a larger format trade card? Anything on the back? I have some H.D.Foss postcards that look like the RPPC that you posted.


 
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jerry bannister
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May 24 2011, 11:54 AM 

Awesome stuff from everyone. That Leopard diecut is very cool as with all that great E stuff Tom. Jim, love that Loose-Wiles card of the pyramids and sphinx, very cool.

 
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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 11:54 AM 

Yes, PC back Tom
Identical to the ghirardelli movie stars but Fern

The rear of the Sphinx, Jerry

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Chuck Ross
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May 24 2011, 12:04 PM 

Wonderful stuff....this thread is a type card collectors dream (or nightmare). I'm interested in the strange variety of stuff put out by the Loose-Wiles company. I've been looking for years for something from their sister company, Loose-Morals, but have so far come up empty.

 
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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 12:12 PM 

Here's a Loose Morals matchbook for you Chuck

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Anonymous
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May 24 2011, 12:22 PM 

I'm just posting this because everyone should see this image once in their lifetime

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jerry bannister
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May 24 2011, 1:04 PM 

Love the "Girl of the Sea" card Jim. Here are a couple of fun cards. These are listed in ACC under R755 however these are the only two I have ever seen anywhere and wanted to show the magnificent colors on them and the cool theme. They are Campfire Marshmallows-1959.
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Rhett Yeakley
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May 24 2011, 1:12 PM 

Hey Ken, the "transfers" you have are very similar to those that were included with the Philadelphia Gum football card series. They are fairly tough to find these days due to their "throw-away" appearance (meaning people probably used them or threw them away after they got them). Here is a wrapper for one of the years of Philly football cards...
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and here is a seller with one of the strips that were included with the 1960's Football acrds. Again, not the same series but similar in many ways...
http://cgi.ebay.com/1966-Philadelphia-Gum-Tattoo-Wax-Insert-Rams-/200610052891?pt=US_Football&hash=item2eb54a7b1b

If Philly Gum was putting these strips with Football cards then they could have done it with any number of other products as well.

 
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A few more..............

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May 24 2011, 1:56 PM 

Some probably blur the line between E & R.......I put them in E for personal reasons....


R.L. Albert Puzzles in glassines


I have two different.
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Edw. M Becker Fairyland Stories


9 checklisted
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Capital Candy & Crackers Athletes


6 checklisted
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Cracker Jack Screen Favorites Library


12 in set. One checklisted.
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Croft & Allen Military


Stock trade cards used for other advertising. One checklisted In C&A but others for other manufacturers.
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Stollwerck's Cubes


Three checklisted.
Interesting item......like a napkin ring but a cube....open on top and bottom.
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National Candy Diecuts


16 checklisted on back.
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Happy Family Candy Paper Dolls


Earliest form of Cracker Jack advertising per Larry White Cracker Jack book.....and difficult to find. Stated as 16 dolls in set on back.
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J&R Candy Co Scenic America Series


8 Checklisted.
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Kis-Me Gum Cutout Paper Dolls


Set of 6.
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Mascot Gum Dolls


Bookmark type size. Card stock. Three seen.
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Midway Candy Midway Menagerie


Unknown number in set.
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Powell's Candy City Postcards


All NYC from what I've seen. 3 different types.
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Rockwood Cocoa Butterflies


40 different. With or without advertising.
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Scout Gum Boy Scout Postcards


Set of 12 Postcards.
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Wilbur Suchard Mickey Mouse Wrappers


5 different. 1930. Could be E/R....borderline.
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Shotwell Candy Suzanna


80 in set.
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Adams Gum Tutti Frutti Paper Dolls


Most are Holiday Themed
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Stollwerck's Princess Chocolates - Scenes of New York and Washington


VERY tough. Likely cut from packaging. (13) checklisted--(11) New York, (2) Washington.
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Charley Ramone
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GREAT "STUFF"!

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May 24 2011, 4:42 PM 

Jim: Zieglers piece is neat , also thanks for the laugh "loose Morales"...Actually there are 2 versions of that matchbook..

Tom: Can we get a "before" and "after" on the "Chu Chu" card? Never seen one

Everybody: Thanks for sharing! Wonderful ..highlight of my day.Love seeing this old paper!

"showin the love since 1966"

 
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