Welcome to Card World

.... the virtual version of the Cartophilic Society, encouraging, and promoting card collecting for almost a century.

And also bringing collectors together, wherever they live, and whatever sort of cards they love. 

On this website you can find out about us and our activities, discover more about our Card World, and explore our ever growing archives.

A free newsletter is uploaded every Saturday morning too

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    What`s New .....

    Lockdales Auction - 23rd & 24th April

    Have you read their catalogues yet ?

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    Regional Events

    our next event is : Saturday April 27th - East Anglia - 8.30am until 3pm (+ auction at 12.30) at Roydon Village Hall, High Road, Roydon, Diss, Norfolk IP22 5RB. Dealers are Peter Beer, Richard Buck, Gary Challis, Sean Coafield, Darren Moyse, Brian Pentalow,. Annual subscription £10, visitors are welcome, they just pay £3.

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Join Us !

A close-up of a selection of cigarette cards relating to flags and nations. Everyone can visit this website for free. However if you are a card collector, joining us brings many extra benefits and privileges .....

Join In !

Norfolk2 Come and meet us at our regional events. Next one is in East Anglia, on the 27th of April

News and updates

22nd April 2024
Thinking of Streamlining Your Collection?
I am currently buying Cigarette & Trade Card Types, Sets and Collections. Contact Oliver Cleaver on 07899 300405    - or by email at olivercleaver@hotmail.co.uk
22nd April 2024
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Our updated website is now up and running, and we are continually adding new stock.  Higher value collections wanted for purchase. Click www.cigarettecards.com to view our website
22nd April 2024
Theme of the Week Solution
as we reveal the back of our third clue card, here`s how we got to this week`s theme....
Latest newsletter:
20th April 2024
Another newsletter, and it would be remiss of me not to say that I hope you manage to make it down to Salisbury and that you find the card of which you always dreamed, as well as, even more importantly, to meet up with your friends, and maybe even to see someone that you only know right now as an

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Card of the day

Every night, at about midnight, we pop in and display the front of a new card. You get till 8pm that night to test your card knowledge, just for fun. The cards on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday are clues to the week`s theme, which provides the subject of the rest of the cards of the week. And if any reader would like to send us a jpeg scan of the front and the back of an unusual card which is relevant to that theme, or any information, please do - the email address is webmaster@card-world.co.uk And you can see all the cards of that week, plus read what we have discovered, or been told about them, in our weekly newsletter, which is uploaded, for all visitors to read, free of charge, every Saturday morning.
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Mister Softee Ltd [trade : ice cream : UK – London] “Famous Sports Trophies” (1975) MJZ-21 :