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Bicycle cigarettes : 20 cigarettes / W.D. & H.O. Wills.

W.D. & H.O. Wills (Firm)
Date
[between 1930 and 1939?]


About this work

Description

Paper cigarette packet wrapping (probably from the 1930s). The front shows awell-groomed looking young man in a white suit, cigarette in mouth, riding a bicycle against orange clouds and a red sky. It appears to be promoting cigarette smoking as a healthy activity by association with the cycling.

Publication/Creation

Bristol : W.D. & H.O. Wills, [between 1930 and 1939?]

Physical description

1 broadside : color illustrations ; 16 cm

Notes

"The contents of this package are the goods of Nigerian Tobacco Company Limited. Successors in Nigeria to W.D. & H.O. Wills, Bristol & London."

Languages

  • English


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