1888 Champions (n162) (Goodwin & Co) Joe Acton

1888 Champions (n162) (Goodwin & Co.)

BASE BALL PLAYERS
___ Andrews (C.F. Philadelphia)
___ Anson (1st. Base, Chicago)
___ Brouthers (1st. Base, Detroit)
___ Caruthers (P. Brooklyn)
___ Dunlap (Capt. Pittsburgh)
___ Glasscock (SS Indianapolis)
___ Keefe (P. New York)
___ Kelly (C. Boston)
BICYCLIST
___ Prince (Bicyclist)
___ Rowe (Bicyclist)
___ Stevens (Bicyclist)
___ Wood (Bicyclist)
BILLIARDS
___ Daly (Billiards)
___ Schaefer (Billiards)
___ Sexton (Billiards)
___ Slosson (Billiards)
___ Vignaux (Billiards)
BROAD SWORDSMAN
___ Duncan C. Ross (Broad Swordsman)
CHESS
___ Capt. Mackenzie (Chess)
___ Steinitz (Chess)
___ Zukertort (Chess)
FOOT BALL
___ Beecher (Captain Football Team)
HIGH JUMPER
___ W. Byrd Page (High Jumper)
JOCKEY
___ Charles Wood (Jockey)
___ Isaac Murphy (Jockey)
___ McLaughlin (Jockey)
___ “Snapper” Garrison (Jockey)
LAWN TENNIS
___ Beechman
___ Dwight (Lawn Tennis)
___ Sears
___ Taylor (Lawn Tennis)
MARKSMAN
___ Captain Bogardus (Marksman)
OARSMAN
___ Beach (Oarsman)
___ Jake Gaudaur (Oarsman)
___ Hanlan (Oarsman)
___ Teemer (Oarsman)
PEDESTRIAN
___ James Albert (Pedestrian)
___ Pat Fitzgerald (Pedestrian)
___ Rowell (Pedestrian)
POOL
___ D’oro (Pool)
PUGILISTS
___ Jack Dempsey (Pugilist)
___ Jake Kilrain (Pugilist)
___ Jem Smith (Pugilist)
___ Mitchell (Pugilist)
___ Sullivan (Pugilist)
RUNNER
___ Myers (Runner)
STRONGEST MAN IN THE WORLD
___ Emil Voss (Strongest Man In The World)
WILD WEST HUNTER
___ “Buffalo Bill” (Champion Of The Wild West Hunters)
WRESTLER
___ Joe Acton (Wrestler)
___ Muldoon (Wrestler)

Official Champions Album
___ Album [Back]

RELEASE INFORMATION:

– Tobacco card premium.

– Each card measure approximately 1 1/2” x 2 5/8″.

– 50 card set released by United States cigarette manufacture, Goodwin & Company in New York City, NY. Set spotlights World Champion athletes from 18 different sports. The front of the card shows an artist drawn representation of each athlete, while the back of the card is unnumbered and contains a listing of all the ‘subjects’ in the series.

– One card was given as a free premium with each pack of “Old Judge” or “Gypsy” brand cigarettes.

– All 50 card images [EXAMPLE] were made into a full-color album. An album [Front of album] [Back of album] could be obtained through mail order by sending in coupons distributed in “Old Judge” or “Gypsy” brand cigarette packs.

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1888 Champions (n162) (Goodwin & Co.)