Sousa Pocket Advertising Cigar Box, circa 1910-1915, box is 3 7/8" by 2 5/8” by 1”. Please read the full description, Has excellent Series 1910 Tax Stamp, external and internal cigar labels, and factory label. Made at Factory No. 1896 1st District of Pennsylvania. Originally held 10 hand made little cigars. Minor wear and paper loss on front corners. See photos
Box will be shrink wrapped for protection. This is part of a large cigar advertising collection of tins and boxes. See last photo showing some but not all.
These small pocket size advertising cigar boxes did not have a strong survival rate and were considered disposable. Unlike the tin pockets one which had a secondary use for storing household and garage items. It is rare to find any of the cardboard pocket cigar boxes in this good condition.
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