Black and Orange Playing Cards Strip Cards

Issuing Company: Unknown
Country of Issue: USA
Year of Issue: 1920s
Color/B&W: Black and Orange Colors
Number of Cards in Set:
Card Size:
Issued as insert with what product: Issued in strips by themselves with no other product.

Notes: Checklist incomplete. Blank-backed. Cards are usually found cut apart. There are also baseball strip cards in this same design. Unknown whether there was a separate set of baseball cards and a separate set of movie star cards, though there are movie stars-baseball players that occupy the same playing card number. For example, the 5 of Diamonds is both Wm. Haines as a movie star and Babe Ruth as a baseball player.


Alphabetical Checklist-Movie Stars

Richard Barthelmess - 10 Diamonds
Clara Bow - Queen Hearts
Chester Conklin - 4 Clubs
Lya De Putti - King Diamonds
Douglas Fairbanks - 9 Diamonds
Farina - 8 Spades
William Haines - 5 Diamonds
Laura La Plante - 4 Diamonds
Rod La Rocque - 8 Clubs
Tom Mix - 6 Hearts
George O'Brien - 9 Hearts
Irene Rich - 10 Hearts
Aileen Stanley - Jack Diamonds
Conway Tearle - 2 Spades

Alphabetical Checklist-Baseball Players

Lou Gehrig - 5 Hearts
Hogan - 6 Clubs
Walter Hoyt - 4 Clubs
Doug McWeeny - 7 Spades
Babe Ruth - 5 Diamonds

Checklist by Playing Card Designation

Clubs

4 Chester Conklin
4 Walter Hoyt - Baseball Yankees
6 Hogan - Baseball Giants
8 Rod La Rocque

Diamonds

4 Laura La Plante
5 Wm Haines
5 Babe Ruth - Baseball Yankees
9 Douglas Fairbanks
10 Richard Barthelmess
J Aileen Stanley
K Lya De Putti

Hearts

5 Lou Gehrig - Baseball Yankees
6 Tom Mix
9 George O'Brien
10 Irene Rich
Q Clara Bow

Spades

2 Conway Tearle
7 Doug McWeeny - Baseball Giants
8 Farina


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