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Cigarette Card - BDV, Bill.Elliot, 1930s Document Reg. No: HT 1379

Summary:
Cigarette card issued by BDV Cigarettes in the 1930s, as part of a set featuring famous sporting identities, including the champion jockey, Bill Elliot, who rode Phar Lap to seven victories.
Description:
Rectangular card with semi-coloured image of W. (Bill) Elliot on one side, surrounded by a white border. Reverse side has semi-coloured image of the race horse Heroic.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 3.70 cm (Width), 6.70 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising, cigarettes, horse racing, smoking, racing industry, horses, sports, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: collecting cards
Inscriptions: Printed on front: B.D.V. CIGARETTES/ W.ELLIOT

Printed on reverse: B.D.V. CIGARETTES/ HEROIC
Issued By: B.D.V. Cigarettes, Australia, 1930-1940
Person Depicted: Mr William (Bill) Elliot, Australia, 1930-1940

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