Billiken Baseball Cards Poster 1923, 24
Transcendental Graphics 2000 ed. 126/300
Donated by Mark Recker
Poster from 2000 featuring all the cigarette insert cards of professional baseball players from the 1923-24 season. Billiken Cigarettes issued the photographic cards, which include many stars from the American negro leagues. These African American stars include Oscar Charleston, Pop Lloyd, Oliver Marcelle, Paul Warfield, and Dobie Moore. Also pictured are Cuban stars Jose Mendez, Alejandro Oms, Oscar Levis, Armando Marsans and Jose Maria Fernandez.