Catalogue

El Escudo

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain Santiago Miro Unknown El Escudo Cesar Juan Jorda

Folder style booklet.
El Escudo (The Shield).
Santiago Miro.
(Alcoy).

Cesar Juan Jorda

1000

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Turkey Athanassoula Freres 1910 - 1915 1000 Marco Sonaglia

Folder style booket.
Several variations in color and design.

1000.
Athanassoula Freres.
(Smyrne).
Ottoman booklet produced in the middle east.
Factories in Turkey (Smyrne) and Italy (Trieste).
Tek göz (Single Eye).  

Marco Sonaglia

Le Cycliste

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
France G. Aubert Est 1890's Le Cycliste Paul Ellis

Hardback booklet.
Several variations in design, color and format.
Le Cycliste No 90.
G Aubert.
(Maisons-Laffitte).
Papier Verge Batonne on spine. Montreuil (Seine): Rue de Paris No 165.
No 90. 200 Feuilles.

Paul Ellis

Plaza

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
USA Unknown Unknown Plaza Paul Ellis

Folder style advertising booklet.
Several variations in color and design.
Plaza Cube Cut.
Manufacturer not known.
Made in USA.
American folder advertising Plaza Cut Cube Smoking tobacco. The papers were given away free with the purchase of the tobacco. Inside the booklet has an advertisement for Riz La Papers.

Paul Ellis

Paya Alcatrao

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain S. A. Paya Miralles Unknown Paya Alcatrao Ralph Heinzelmann

Folder style booklet.
Several variations in color, design and format.
Paya Alcatrao.
S. A. Paya Miralles.
(Alcoy).
For Portugeuse market.

Ralph Heinzelmann

El Barco

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor Unknown El Barco Paul Ellis

Long booklet.
Several variations in color, design and format.
J. Laporta-Valor.
El Barco. (The Boat).
(Alcoy).
Yellow/Black variation.

Paul Ellisl

El Barco

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor Unknown El Barco Raquel Nadal

Long booklet.
Several variations in color, design and format.
El Barco. (The Boat).
J. Laporta-Valor.
(Alcoy).
Cream/Black variation.

Raquel Nadal

La Buena Sombra

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain Miguel Botella y Hermanos 1917 - 1920 La Buena Sombra Raquel Nadal


Long folder style booklet.
La Buena Sombra (The Good Shadow).
Miguel Botella y Hermanos.
(Alcoy).
This booklet similar in style and design to other Botella booklets, i.e. La Segadora, La Modernista..., displaying the caption 'Avis Aux Fumeurs' with a general description and emphasisis on the quality and solidity of the papers - Ce papier se recommende par.....

Raquel Nadal

La Segadora

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain Miguel Botella y Hermanos 1916 La Segadora Raquel Nadal


Long folder style booklet.
La Segadora (The Harvester).
Miguel Botella y Hermanos.
(Alcoy).
This booklet similar in style and design to other Botella booklets, i.e. La Modernista, La Buena Sombra...displaying the caption 'Avis Aux Fumeurs' with a general description and emphasis on the quality and solidity of the papers - Ce papier se recommende par.....

Raquel Nadal

La Modernista

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain Miguel Botella y Hermanos 1917 - 1920 La Modernista Raquel Nadal


Long folder style booklet.
La Modernista (The Modernist).
Miguel Botella y Hermanos.
(Alcoy).
This booklet similar in style and design to other Botella booklets, i.e. La Segadora, La Buena Sombra...displaying the caption 'Avis Aux Fumeurs' with a general description and emphasisis on the quality and solidity of the papers - Ce papier se recommende par.....The majority of text is in french so likely targeted for french market.
Girafa motif on bottom panel, which is another well known Botella brand.

Raquel Nadal

Vodina Ramiz Nur

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Turkey Unknown Unknown Vodina Ramiz Nur Paul Ellis

Folder style booklet.
Several variations in color and design.
Vodina Ramiz Nur.
Manufacturer not known.
(Made in Turkey).
 Turkish flag.
 Paul Ellis

Papel Cacao

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor 1902 Papel Cacao Paul Ellis

Large folder style booklet.
Several variations in design, color and format.
Papel Cacao.
J. Laporta-Valor.
(Alcoy).
Variation: 'Feliz Descubrimiento...
CACAO SOLAMENT MEDIO CIGARRO PURO higlighted in red.
Patent 30422.
Laporta stamp on bottom of panel.

Paul Ellis

Sol

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor 1903 Sol Jose Lorente

Folder style booklet.
Several variations in color, format and design.
Sol.
J. Laporta-Valor.
(Alcoy).
5 Centimos variation.

Jose Lorente

Sol

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor 1903 Sol Paul Ellis

Folder style booklet.
Several variations in color, format and design.
Sol.
J. Laporta-Valor.
(Alcoy).
75 Hojas variation.

Paul Ellis

Sol

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Spain J. Laporta-Valor Est 1903 - 1905 Sol Gianmarco Napoli

Long booklet.
Several variations in color, format and design.
Sol.
J. Laporta-Valor.
(Alcoy).

Gianmarco Napoli

BOB

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
France J. Bardou (Success) 1907 BOB Paul Ellis

Single automatic booklet.
Several variations in color design and format.
BOB.
J. Bardou (Success).
Perpignan.
Cartine Automatique on spine.
Shield Motif.

Paul Ellis

Le Cycliste

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
France G. Aubert 1892 Le Cycliste Raquel Nadal

Folder style booklet.
Several variations in design, color and format.
Le Cycliste.
G Aubert.
(Maisons-Laffitte).
Papier Verge Batonne on spine. E. Pedrosa, 84 Rue du Rocher, Paris.

Raquel Nadal

No 167

Country Manufacturer Year Brand Source
Ethiopia Regie Co-Interessee Des Tabacs de le Empire Ethiopian (Concessionnaire) 1910 - 1930 No 167 Paul Ellis

Folder style booklet
No 167.
Several variations in color.
Regie Co-Interessee Des Tabacs de L'Empire Ethiopien.
Concessionnaire: MATIG KEVORKOFF.
Booket dates to around 1910 - 1930.  
Matig Kevorkoff was especially renowned for his monopoly over  tobacco trade in the whole Ethiopia.  This monopoly was the base of his fortune. He also became one of the first Administrators of the new Bank of Ethiopia. He was decorated many time by the Ethiopian government and was elected in 1927 president of the Armenian Communityin Ethiopia.

 

Paul Ellis

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