This is a complete set of Ardath Tobacco Co., LTD - Who is This - cigarette tobacco cards from 1936. They come to you protected in a 20 per page plastic binder sheet.
The cards have been well taken care of by their previous owner(s) and are in great condition. They measure 1 3/8" tall by 2 5/8" wide.
Each card has a part of a face of a celebrity with a question below it on the front. On the back, you are given the answer to the question of "who is this?" as well as some information about this famous person.
Each card says "This surface is adhesive"
Below is a list with the card #, name of personality, clue and affiliation (if any) that is noted on the cards:
1 - Elizabeth Allan - Who is this winsome English beauty? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
2 - George Arliss - Has made history live - who? - Gaumont British
3 - Yvonne Arnaud - Who has so intriguing an accent?
4 - Fred Astaire - A dancing favourite - who is he? - Radio Films
5 - Wallace Beery - Bombastic - but a heart of gold - who? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
6 - Joan Bennett - A beautiful screen star - who is she? - Paramount
7 - Elisabeth Bergner - You recognise this bewitching smile?
8 - Madeleine Carroll - Wistful appealing beauty - who is she? - Gaumont-British
9 - Claudette Colbert - Irresistibly captivating - who is she? - Paramount
10 - Ronald Colman - Romantic and dashing - who is he? - United Artists
11 - Gary Cooper - Determined lips - resolute eyes - whose are they? - Paramount
12 - Joan Crawford - Those eyes - surely you know them? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
13 - Marlene Dietrich - Who is it holds us in enchantment? - Paramount
14 - Robert Donat - Tall, dark and handsome - who is he? - London Films
15 - Madge Evans - Whose lovely eyes and tender smile? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
16 - Gracie Fields - Everybody's favourite - name please? - Associated Talking Pictures
17 - Kay Francis - Who is this famous screen star? - Warner Bros.
18 - Clark Gable - Firm lips, humorous eyes - whose? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
19 - Greta Garbo - Whose cold serenity masks a depth of feeling? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
20 - Janet Gaynor - Who possesses captivating charm? - 20th Century Fox
21 - Ann Harding - Who is this of sweetly serious mien?
22 - Jean Harlow - Whose beauty is framed by this lovely hair? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
23 - Katharine Hepburn - Who is this red haired tempestuous genius? - Radio
24 - Miriam Hopkins - Provocative and tantalising - who? - United Artists
25 - Leslie Howard - Who is it so charmingly natural? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
26 - Elissa Landi - Mysterious, alluring - who is she?
27 - Charles Laughton - Perfect butler, perfect "king" - who is he?
28 - Carole Lombard - Sweetness personified - who is she? - Paramount
29 - Myrna Loy - Whose dimples and laughing eyes are these? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
30 - Jeanette MacDonald - Glorious voice - infection smile - whose? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
31 - Fredric March - Strong compelling features - whose?
32 - Herbert Marshall - Whose are these sympathetic eyes and lips? - Radio Films
33 - Robert Montgomery - A jester, debonair and gay - who is he? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
34 - Grace Moore - Peerless voice - joyous smile - whose? - Columbia
35 - Jean Muir - A film star from Scotland - Warner Brothers
36 - Anna Neagle - Dynamic personality vivacious smile - whose? - Herbert Wilcox Productions
37 - Merle Oberon - Glamour surrounds her - who is she? - United Artists
38 - Maureen O'Sullivan - Irish eyes and smiling lips - whose? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
39 - Zasu Pitts - Pathos tinges her humour - who is she? - Universal
40 - William Powell - Whose is this whimsical smile? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
41 - Ginger Rogers - Who is fascinating from head to dancing feet? - Radio Films
42 - Norma Shearer - Beauty combined with talent - who is it? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
43 - Anna Sten - You know this adorable face? - Garrett and Klement
44 - Sylvia Sidney - Witchery is in the expressive eyes of - who? - Paramount
45 - Shirley Temple - Who is the world's sweetheart? - Fox
46 - Conrad Veidt - Whose piercing eyes are these? - Gaumont-British
47 - Helen Vinson - Sincerity is in her smile - who is she?
48 - Tom Walls - Who is this popular film star - sportsman? - Gaumont-British
49 - Diana Wynyard - Such classic beauty - who is she? - Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer
50 - Loretta Young - Whose soulful eyes and wistful smile? - 20th Century Fox