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6801 David May Collection 20th March 2010

David May Collection including an amazing selection of postcards relating to Colchester and East Anglia. Cigarette cards and other ephemera and bygones. Saturday 20th March commencing 10am. Entry by catalogue only available at 8 (admits two people). Catalogues availble by post at 10. Presale viewing Thursday 18th March 1pm - 5pm and Friday 19th March 9am - 5pm

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Cigarette cards - CWS 1939 Badges set plus Anstie 1923 Scout Series set (100) Lot 51 - Cigarette cards - CWS 1939 Badges set plus Anstie 1923 Scout Series set (100)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £50

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1911 Boy Scouts set (blue back) (50) 1912 third series (blue back) (33) (83) Lot 52 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1911 Boy Scouts set (blue back) (50) 1912 third series (blue back) (33) (83)

Estimated £30 - £50

Hammer Price £70

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Cigarette cards - Wills 1898 Builders of The Empire Set (50) Lot 53 - Cigarette cards - Wills 1898 Builders of The Empire Set (50)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £65

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Cigarette cards - Wills 1901 Sports of All Nations (47/50) Lot 54 - Cigarette cards - Wills 1901 Sports of All Nations (47/50)

Estimated £60 - £80

Hammer Price £130

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Cigarette cards - Wills 1902 Football Series (65/66) plus some colour varieties (71) Lot 55 - Cigarette cards - Wills 1902 Football Series (65/66) plus some colour varieties (71)

Estimated £60 - £80

Hammer Price £190

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Cigarette cards - Wills 1901 Transvaal Series (White Border) selection of mixed backs and varieties (227) Lot 56 - Cigarette cards - Wills 1901 Transvaal Series (White Border) selection of mixed backs and varieties (227)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £46

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Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1912 British Warriors set (50) Lot 57 - Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1912 British Warriors set (50)

9 x grey the rest are black. Consistent type. Some foxing on reverse. No 33 = 35 average condition.The rest are good to very good condition

Estimated £80 - £120

Hammer Price £120

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Cigarette cards - Cope Bros.  1912 Dogs of the World odds (34) Lot 58 - Cigarette cards - Cope Bros. 1912 Dogs of the World odds (34)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £65

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Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1900 Dickens Gallery (40) 1900 Shakespeare Gallery (49) 1913 Music Hall Artists (32) (121) Lot 59 - Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1900 Dickens Gallery (40) 1900 Shakespeare Gallery (49) 1913 Music Hall Artists (32) (121)

Estimated £60 - £100

Hammer Price £210

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Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1910 Boy Scouts and Girl Guides (English) (24) Lot 60 - Cigarette cards - Cope Bros 1910 Boy Scouts and Girl Guides (English) (24)

Estimated £20 - £30

Hammer Price £42

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Cigarette cards - Cope Bros selection of odds and part sets including 1912 Boats of the World (28) 1908 Eminent British Regiments (19) 1903 Chinese Series (49) 1917 VC and DSO (46) 1910 Noted Footballers (12) 1915 Boxers (28) plus others including Golfers No 16, Characters from Scott (4) (200+) Lot 61 - Cigarette cards - Cope Bros selection of odds and part sets including 1912 Boats of the World (28) 1908 Eminent British Regiments (19) 1903 Chinese Series (49) 1917 VC and DSO (46) 1910 Noted Footballers (12) 1915 Boxers (28) plus others including Golfers No 16, Characters from Scott (4) (200+)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £360

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Cigarette cards - Churchmans 1931 Empire Railways Set plus 1926 Railway Working First Series set (75) Lot 62 - Cigarette cards - Churchmans 1931 Empire Railways Set plus 1926 Railway Working First Series set (75)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £100

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1930 Construction Railway Trains Set, Wills 1924 Railway Engines, 1930 Railway Locomotives sets (150) Lot 63 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1930 Construction Railway Trains Set, Wills 1924 Railway Engines, 1930 Railway Locomotives sets (150)

Estimated £50 - £70

Hammer Price £55

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Cigarette cards - Churchmans 1931 landmarks in Railway Progress, 1937 Wonderful Railway Travel, Gallaher 1937 Trains of the World all sets (148) Lot 64 - Cigarette cards - Churchmans 1931 landmarks in Railway Progress, 1937 Wonderful Railway Travel, Gallaher 1937 Trains of the World all sets (148)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £38

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Cigarette cards - Overseas issues Sniders & Abrahams 1908 Australian Footballers (46) Schuh Tobacco 1921 Footballers (Rays) 1922 Oval Frame (9) 1920 Portraits of our leading Footballers (32) plus others (146) Lot 65 - Cigarette cards - Overseas issues Sniders & Abrahams 1908 Australian Footballers (46) Schuh Tobacco 1921 Footballers (Rays) 1922 Oval Frame (9) 1920 Portraits of our leading Footballers (32) plus others (146)

Estimated £30 - £50

Hammer Price £600

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Cigarette cards - Overseas issues Sniders & Abrahams 1908 Jockeys, brown (53) blue (41) 1911 Racing Scenes (41) 1907 Racehorses (vertical back) (49) Schuh Tobacco 192 Australian Jockeys (42) Lot 66 - Cigarette cards - Overseas issues Sniders & Abrahams 1908 Jockeys, brown (53) blue (41) 1911 Racing Scenes (41) 1907 Racehorses (vertical back) (49) Schuh Tobacco 192 Australian Jockeys (42)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £280

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Cigarette cards - Overseas Issues - Dungey Ralph & Co 1906 Racehorses and Incidents (27) Lot 67 - Cigarette cards - Overseas Issues - Dungey Ralph & Co 1906 Racehorses and Incidents (27)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £620

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Cigarette cards - Overseas issues - Dudgeon & Arnell 1934 Australia Test Team (16) Lot 68 - Cigarette cards - Overseas issues - Dudgeon & Arnell 1934 Australia Test Team (16)

Estimated £25 - £30

Hammer Price £80

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Cigarette cards - Overseas issues - selection including Sniders & Abrahams 1914 Butterflies and Moths (Capitals) (50) Upper and lower case (42) Dudgeon & Arnell 1933 Famous Ships set, Shuh Tobacco 1924 Cinema Stars (Coloured) (45) 1924 (Black & White) (46), 1918 Official War Photographs set Dixon (Australia) 1900 MPs and Celebrities (26) (qty) Lot 69 - Cigarette cards - Overseas issues - selection including Sniders & Abrahams 1914 Butterflies and Moths (Capitals) (50) Upper and lower case (42) Dudgeon & Arnell 1933 Famous Ships set, Shuh Tobacco 1924 Cinema Stars (Coloured) (45) 1924 (Black & White) (46), 1918 Official War Photographs set Dixon (Australia) 1900 MPs and Celebrities (26) (qty)

Estimated £60 - £100

Hammer Price £320

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1909 Soldiers of the King set (50) Lot 70 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1909 Soldiers of the King set (50)

Estimated £40 - £60

Hammer Price £38

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1907 Orders of Chivalry Set (50) Lot 71 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1907 Orders of Chivalry Set (50)

Estimated £30 - £40

Hammer Price £28

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1915 Poultry set (mixed fronts) 1916 Poultry Second Series, 1922 and 1923 Poultry Rearing and Management sets (100) Lot 72 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1915 Poultry set (mixed fronts) 1916 Poultry Second Series, 1922 and 1923 Poultry Rearing and Management sets (100)

Estimated £60 - £80

Hammer Price £95

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1926 Cricket set (50) Lot 73 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1926 Cricket set (50)

Estimated £30 - £40

Hammer Price £34

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1914 Birds of Brilliant Plumage p/c inset (49/52) Lot 74 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1914 Birds of Brilliant Plumage p/c inset (49/52)

Estimated £30 - £40

Hammer Price £22

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Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1905 British Costume set (50) Lot 75 - Cigarette cards - Ogdens 1905 British Costume set (50)

Estimated £60 - £80

Hammer Price £90

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