The tobacco card sets known as T213 were issued between 1910 and 1919 were distributed exclusively in the Louisiana area. The series is also known by the name of the tobacco manufacturer whose advertisements appear on the backs of the cards, "Coupon Cigarettes." The T213-1 (or Type 1) set consists of 68 cards. Using the images from the T206 set, the cards depict players from the National, American and Southern Leagues. The cards measure 1-7/16" x 2-5/8".
Type I 1910 cards are easily identifiable by their backs which read “Coupon (Mild) Cigarettes” and consists of 68 cards.
Type II 1914 are easily identified by their backs where “20 for 5¢” is printed There are 184 cards in the set.
Type III 1919 cards, on the other hand, have “16 for 10¢” printed on their backs. There are 69 cards in the set.
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1910 Coupon Cigarettes (Type 1)
1914 Coupon Cigarettes (Type 2)
Joe Tinker. Bat off Shoulder
Joe Tinker. Bat on Shoulder
Mickey Doolan Batting
Mickey Doolan Fielding