This is a rare original 1909 black and white print ad for the International Vending Machine Company of St. Louis, Missouri. The ad writes that over 9 billion cigars were sold in the U.S. in 1908.
This 102+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Moderate wrinkling. No natural defects. Some moderate surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 4 inches; 14 x 10 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: 222 Chestnut St, Cigarette Vintage Advertising