You are here

There Are Others

There Are Others Advertising Button Museum
Category: 
Additional Images: 
There Are Others button back Advertising Button Museum
Sub Categories: 
Text on Button: 
There Are Others SWEET CAPORAL CIGARETTE
Image Description: 

Green text on a white background

Back Paper / Back Info: 

Sweet Caporal Cigarette Buttons Manufactured by The Whitehead & Hoag Co. Badges & Buttons Newark, N.J.
Pat. July 21 1896 Pat. July 17 1894 Pat. April 14 1896

Back Style: 
The Shape: 
The Size: 
Year / Decade Made: 
The Manufacturer: 
Additional Information: 

Sweet Caporal was a brand of cigarettes created by the Kinney Brothers Tobacco Company in 1878. Sweet Caporal was a very popular brand, especially in Canada during the early part of the 20th Century. One of the brand's notable distinguishing features was the inclusion of a collectible and tradable cigarette card in each pack, some of which showcased famous athletes or witty sayings of the 1890s to 1900s. Kinney Brothers Tobacco Company was sold to the American Tobacco Company in 1911.

Sources: 

Worthpoint. (n.d.). 34 Sweet Caporal Pins (pinback buttons) – sayings. Retrieved July 21, 2020, from https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/34-sweet-caporal-pins-pinback-but...

Catalog ID: 
AD0499
Share with your friends: