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Jerry B.
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Hi,just picked this card up today. I found the text on back and picture on the front to be interestig. I had never heard of the Brownies before. I see there is a set listed in the ACC h768 about them. Anyone know anything about them? The text refers to figurines being manufactured,anyone have any?

Ken Bush
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Jerry,


Hake's Price Guide to CHARACTER TOYS, 6th edition, lists over 100


Brownies collectibles from the late 1890's to the early 1900's,


including - books, cut out & stuff cloth dolls, spoons, tray, toys,


ceramic figures, candle holders, pin-back buttons, advertizing cards,


Lion Coffee cut outs, etc.



mr.moses
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are popular collectibles. These trade cards from a set featuring baseball have their own albeit "unofficial" designation as generally accepted by the trade and compiled by Frank Keetz. Our own RS has been working on a classification system as well for baseball ephemera but it seemed a bit fractured to me when I looked at an early model. Figure it's kind of common and worth 25-50.



no guarantees whether written or implied......
Jerry B.
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Thanks Ken and Henry for the quick info on the subject.
Chuck Millburn
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Jerry, The originator is Palmer Cox. I key on his name often on ebay to see what is available - figurines, cards, etc.


I am trying to complete the K33 Lion Coffee cards. I believe there are 25 standing and 25 riding figures:






Ron
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Chuck you are correct...There are 25 of each. I have a list...Email me.


As for the Brownie Card "Panic-er


It's one to a 5 card set printed by Korner & Hayes Lith. usually has B 344 in corner.


also has a larger set with a wide yellow borded w/ same titles.


Ron
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