1916 Ad Vintage British North Borneo State Cigar Samples Smoking Tobacco Advert
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This is an original 1916 World War I era two-page, black and white print ad for a free offer of 14 North Borneo State Cigars from The North Borneo State Cigar Syndicate, Ltd., 27 Leadenhall Street, London. Please see both images.
This 99+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 8.25 x 11 inches; 21 x 28 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)
The Home Front in Britain during World War I saw many changes -- changes in the role of women, the rationing of goods, food shortages, etc., but everyone "did their bit" to help the war effort. This fascinating collection of advertising from 1915-1918 gives us an historical snapshot of what life was like for the British people during the First World War.