sorry about spellings of fife towns. The Player’s Navy Cut brand Already in 1883 the Player’s Navy Cut brand (cigarettes and pipe tobacco) was launched and proved enduringly popular. In the 1861 census William is a Boy1 class, Royal Navy. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. EUR 20.39. C $35.43. He is the nephew of my great great great great grandad. Joesph Henry Godfrey Navy Cut Flake. Player’s Airman Navy Cut Ready Rubbed Tobacco Vintage Advertisement 1947 Condition: in very good condition, please see pictures for more details. Unfortunately I cannot prove this as my last living relative of that era has now passed away. Vintage Tobacco Tin Box - Players Medium Navy Cut Tin - Smoking Tobacco Tin - Blue and White Decor - Tobacciana - Army Navy Tin Box thekingsmistress. $85.00 ak 10137 samuel gawith - kendal brown - tobacco can "sam's own mixture", samuel gawith & co., ltd. the kendal brown house, established 1792. flat, hinged tobacco can, 3 … 1953 British advertisement for Player's Navy Cut cigarettes. The company's official line, at least in 1977, was that the sailor was not based on anyone specifically. Ending Today at 9:01PM GMT 16h 59m. He was the brother of my great-great-grandmother Ellen Wood, who went to the City of London and married a baker. But I grew up in the now decomissioned coast guard house (281/279 Albion Street, Southwick. It was a drawing done by the artist A. D. McGormick for an advertisement. David, Kirsty etc. It is said to be modelled on Charles Stewart Parnell MP, the famous Irish historical & political figure of the 1890s. Pre-Owned. He had a daughter, also living in Lower Portslade, who, I believe, named her son John after me. 10.5m x 9.8cm approx. Vintage Player's Medium Navy Cut 10 Cigarettes Packet . I have the photos in my possession which prove it. $24.99 0 bids + $4.00 shipping . In reply to Cait Grant, yes I am aware as will be kirsty of the sum paid to my great grandfather. I'm 54 and live just outside the small Michigan village of Dexter . FOR SALE! Players Navy Cut Tobacco Original Mirror Frame. The cap tally says HMS Hero, there is a large warship visible and the rope on the life belt is not regular. It's Keith Reid, who wrote 'A Whiter Shade of Pale', and a hundred other great Procol Harum songs. One of John Players classic blends, a beautiful flake comprised of Virginia and burley. He became a coastguard in Southwick and stayed in the coastguards cottages with his family. However, whilst Thomas Huntley Wood may have been the face of Players in the 1920's or 30's (I have a Player's advertising poster featuring him) I do believe that the picture on the packet is a lot older and is not Thomas Huntley Wood. A Friend brought me a tin of Player's Navy Cut De Luxe from his trip to Copenhagen. Vintage British PLAYERS NAVY CUT CIGARETTES - 1935 Color Advertisement TOBACCO. 17 comments. The tin dates to the 1930s / 1940s and is … The tin has the Nottingham Castle Trade Mark and what remains of a customs or tax label. My great-grandmother was the cousin of Thomas Huntley Wood( her mother was his eldest sister) and she knew him as a child from the age of 2. Domino gives a very good account of a ficticious sailor, in chapter 15.."cardboard hero". He owned his own boat, the "Flying Fish" and was involved as its master in extensive voyages as part of the coastal trade. and yes i have heard through various family members of the smuggling activities of which I think were very commonplace at the time. Pre-Owned. What I am saying is that my great grandfather's image was used from 1897 in most of the magazine advertising at that time. The sailor was modelled on Charles Stewart Parnell MP, a famous Irish leader of 19th Century. 09/03/1867 to 19/12/1957 The sailor was my great grandfather Thomas Huntley Wood. Seller: flashharry80 (13,557) 99.8%, Location: Bournemouth, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 201925021925 Vintage Player's Navy Cut 'Medium' 50 Cigarette Tin, Imperial Tobacco Company. I was told my maternal great grandfather, Robert Clarkson was the lithographic artist of this sailor. Lewis. In reply to Daniel O`Neil, what the company are saying is that the image used on the cigarette packet is not based on anyone in particular, that is very true. Philip Morris Records; advertisement. I believe that Thomas Huntley Wood provided the later face of Players Navy Cut. His photograph was taken in 1897 and appeared the next year advertising the players navy cut cigarette brand, and from then on this and other images were used to advertise the brand. From United States +C $29.06 shipping estimate. Vintage packet of 9 (NINE) Player's Navy Cut Finest Virginia cigarettes (empty). The Government of Canada has introduced the Tobacco Products Regulations (Plain and Standardized Appearance) which is to come into effect later this year. ak 8248 players navy cut tobacco tin, sailor image on lid. Edit this tobacco Favorite Wishlist Subscribed. Some one might be able to find out, who it really was. 1880's crew member of HMS Edinburgh. circa pre-wwii, very good condition. Thomas Huntley Wood is the sailor on the packets. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. players sweatshirts & hoodies. He was either a Biscoe or a Waddingham. £15.00. He always told us that the sailor on the package used to live in "our house", after reading some of the comments, it may be possible he was right. I am now nearly 68 years old and so I would have been about two at the time. Sponsors, © 2001-2020 SpecComm International, Inc. All rights reserved. Vintage Player's Navy Cut 'Medium' 50 Cigarette Tin, Imperial Tobacco Company Light wear as per pictures, but still an attractive tin. 0 bids. and i remember seeing the newspaper cuttings from my gran a long time ago.. Player's Navy Cut Cigarettes 'Medium' blue and yellow cigarettes … I am currently doing research on the company as part of a PhD. Can anyone say how many ads were there with Sailors, as I was under the conviction, that the picture I have was my Grandfather, who I must say bears a strong resemblance to my Dad and also my son, It might be a good idea to publish these photos. Did you know that Thomas was paid a one off payment of 3.9p (old money) for the sitting and nothing more. 2 Vintage repro. I have been told by a man who was at school with his grandson. As picturedCorroded on outsideBetter condition vintage pocket watch fob - players navy cut. C $31.30. I can still remember Mr Thomas Huntley Wood saying hello to me in my push chair or maybe it was a pram in those days. I realize it's not the same, but darn if I don't want to try it! When John was taken ill in 1884 he went to Bournemouth to see out his final days, dying aged just 45. Individual reviews are the opinion(s) of the contributor and don't reflect the opinion(s) of SpecComm International. I am currently transcribing these but it is apparent that the ship was wrecked on the Cobb on 31 October 1881 and lost. John Upton please advise how I should get in touch to discuss further. EUR 14.67. ... 1953 Print ad PLAYER'S NAVY CUT TOBACCO Page Size: 13" x 10" EUR 3.30. A very fragrant smoke with a wonderful citrus and grassy aroma. Thomas Huntley Wood. colorful, 4" x 3" x 1 1/2". Behind the sailor are two ships. Licenses, Mac Baren - Navy Flake (maybe, although it's been a long time since I smoked this one, and I can't quite remember, but I think it was more burley based). $48.00. As of 2020, the Player's Navy Cut, Players and John Player Special (JPS) brands are manufactured by Imperial Brands in the UK, whereas John Player Gold Leaf is manufactured by British American Tobacco (in some countries), and ranks as one of the best selling and most popular tobacco products in Pakistan. The Players Navy Cut Cigarettes coin-operated Vending by Imperial Tobacco (circa 1920), and it's history and background, photos, repair help, manuals, for sale and wanted lists, and census survey is brought to you by The International Arcade Museum at the Museum of the Game. Click & Collect. The tobacco would then mature under pressure and the sailor could then dispense the tobacco by slicing off a "cut"." Although Player’s cigarettes and tobacco are still being manufactured in the Nottingham factory, the … The image was first registered as a trademark by Players in 1883 and was used as one of a number of images of sailors that were used in trade marks. Shipped in a well padded waterproof packaging with a sturdy card stiffener. A very good, but probably fictitious, account is given in Ian Fleming's 'Casino Royale' by the characer Vesper Lynd. She last met up with him at Lyme Regis (where he was born) in about 1936, by then he had shaved off the beard as he was fed up with being recognised as the "sailor".I would therefore concur with all those who offer Huntley Wood as the originator of the image. or Best Offer. £6.00. or Best Offer. The one on the left is thought to be HMS Britannia and the one on the right HMS Dreadnought or HMS Hero. share. I would very much like to hear from anyone interested in Thomas Huntley Wood and his family in order to enable information about this family to be disseminated. Category: Architectural and Industrial. I have a personal interest in finding out more about Chief Petty Officer Thomas Huntley Wood (the rank he achieved in the Navy) and would be most grateful to hear from you Kirsty, as you may be able to shed some light on a delicate subject concerning Thomas and our family. EUR 11.85 postage. Vintage Maryland Club & Players Navy Cut Tobacco Cigarettes Advertising Tins. A vintage tin box that held Players Navy Cut Cigarettes, from Player & Sons of Nottingham, England. (Wish I had paid more attention) Perhaps there were many sitters for the portrait. My interest has been with Captain Thomas Huntly Wood, the father of the famous "sailor" who was a master mariner living at Lyme Regis. I would welcome any contact from Tony Teal to investigate the Wood family further. I can concur with Kirsty Harris, of Lancing, regarding Thomas Huntley Wood. Worldwide Shipping Available as Standard or Express delivery Learn more. In short, it is my opinion that we are talking about two different people. Vintage Players Navy Cut Tobacco 50 Cigarettes Medium Litho Tin Box GUC. I have spent quite a time researching archives at the Dorset History Centre. or Best Offer. The whole story is at http://www.procolharum.com/phalbum3_players.htm. From United States +C $24.70 shipping. DAVID T WOOD. Further to the reply from Carl Thompson,the sailor who stayed in the coastguards house was indeed Thomas Huntley Wood, who featured on the cigarette advertisement. Ending Sunday at 9:34PM GMT 6d 17h. No need to register, buy now! This will … players posters. Joblot 10 x Vintage Players Navy Cut Tobacco Tins . I am currently researching the Wood family who were mariners of Lyme Regis in Dorset. grandparents were great mates of him and his wife as my grandfather was not only a sailor but Thomas and my grandfather used to indulge in "other sea business" if you know what I mean (smuggling) My mother told me this. From a smoke free environment If you have any questions please contact me Click here for much more Vintage Miscellany and get a 25% DISCOUNT … 68 Reviews. They were manufactured by Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada, Limited, Montreal, Canada. In the 1930s my mother, Alice Spurgeon, was one of the artists who painted the sailor for Players, there were many versions, and several different models over the years. I can recall that our family. Where would these records be? No need to register, buy now! Thomas H. Wood is correct...My mother was Jane H. Wood, Saw the newspaper clippings and heard all the stories as a kid. I well remember being told that "Mr Wood" was the Players cigarette man. The Players Navy Cut Cigarettes coin-operated Vending by Imperial Tobacco (circa 1920), and it's history and background, photos, repair help, manuals, for sale and wanted lists, and census survey is brought to you by The International Arcade Museum at the Museum of the Game. Eliz. From shop BMunique. Players Navy cut medium 50 cigarettes tin, foto08.JPG 1,582 × 2,118; 988 KB Players Navy cut medium 50 cigarettes tin, foto09.JPG 1,558 × 2,079; 941 KB Players Navy cut medium 50 cigarettes tin, foto10.JPG 1,588 × 2,115; 1.02 MB Pre-Owned. The title gives my question away, "Is Player's Navy Cut Flake available in the US?" His photograph was taken in 1897 and appeared the next year advertising the players navy cut cigarette brand, and from then on this and other images were used to advertise the brand. EUR 4.40. or Best Offer. I have both the original 1897 photograph and also the image used in 1898 in my possession both of which the company are aware of. Vintage Players Navy Cut Cigarette Tobacco Tin Can Box England Advertising M58. I was told as a child in the 1940s that my Grand Father Joseph Henry Godfrey born March 9th 1868 was one of the sitters for these cigarette packets along with several others over the years. or Best Offer. To my mind, some confusion arises between who appeared on the cigarette packets (This seems to be a much older picture dating from the 1800's or early 1900's) and the gentleman who appears on Players posters in the 1930's. Players Navy Cut, tobacco and cigarettes original pub mirror advertising sign. "John Player Navy Cut cigarettes are one of the most recognisable brands of John Player and Sons and parent company Imperial Tobacco. ... Player’s Airman Navy Cut Ready Rubbed Tobacco Vintage Advertisement 1947. John Player Navy Cut cigarettes are one of the most recognisable brands of John Player and Sons and parent company Imperial Tobacco. Want to say HI to all my family in Scotland. 0 bids. Seller: flashharry80 (13,557) 99.8%, Location: Bournemouth, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 201925021925 Vintage Player's Navy Cut 'Medium' 50 Cigarette Tin, Imperial Tobacco Company. I can concur, up to a point, with the lady from Lancing who said it was Thomas Huntley Wood.