Famous People


Lord Shaftsbury, Sir Edwin Landseer, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Charles Robert Darwin, William Ewart Gladstone, Benjamin Disraeli, Charles Dickens, David Livingstone, Florence Nightingale, Lord Lister, William Booth, Lewis Carroll, General Charles George Gordon, Sir William Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan aka Gilbert and Sullivan, Thomas John Barnado, W.G. Grace, Robert Louis Stevenson, Cecil Rhodes, George Bernard Shaw, James Keir Hardie, Lord Baden-Powell, Sir Edward Elgar, Mrs. Emmeline Pankhurst, David Lloyd George, Edith Cavell, Herbert George Wells, Robert Falcon Scott, Sir Harry Lauder, Ralph Vaughan-Williams, Sir Winston Churchill, Lord Nuffield, Augustus John, Sir Thomas Beecham, Sir Alexander Fleming, Baron Birkett of Ulverston, Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, John Logie Baird, TE Lawrence aka Lawrence of Arabia, Charlie Chaplin aka Charles Spencer Chaplin, Admiral of the Fleet The Earl Mountbattern of Burma, Sir Francis Chister, Amy Johnson, Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir Frank Whittle, Dame Alicia Markova, Kathleen Ferrier, Benjamin Britten, Sir Stanley Matthews, Sir Alfred Ramsey, Pat Smythe & Roger Gilbert Bannister.

Cards Measure 69mm x 37mm coloured numbered series of 50.
Two printings of this set.
  1. Backs printed in blue, original issue, issued in 1969.
  2. Backs printed in black, reprint issue, issued in 1973.

NOTE: There was a trial printing of this set which was laminated both sides but was never issued in the packets.

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Special Album Issued.
A) Original - Cover with price with printers credit "Berkshire Printing" inside back cover plus...
  1. With insert order form stapled in centre fold. Form printed in red. Famous People pictures offer on left hand side printed in colour.
  2. Non insert order form. Form printed in red obtained direct from Brooke Bond. Number rubber stamped on back. Order form only, no Famous People offer attached to left hand side.

B) Reprint - Cover with price, without printers credit "Berkshire Printing" inside back cover.
C) Reprint - Cover without price, with printers credit "Berkshire Printing" inside back cover.
D) Reprint - Cover without price, without printers credit "Berkshire Printing" inside back cover.

Album Cover