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How to Sign-Up and Register to Bid in our Auctions

How To Sign-up For An Internet Bidding Account -Go to our auction website Live.AntiqueAdvertising.com and will arrive on our auction homepage where you hit the “Login” button as shown below. -If you are a new user of our app click the “Sign up now” button as shown below -If you already have an account enter your email and password and skip to the how to register section. -Enter your name, email and password (passwords are case sensitive) -Make sure to read the terms of sale, terms of use and privacy policy and check the box before hitting the register box as shown below How to Register For a Sale -Congratulations you have created an account, now you can to register to... »

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 4: Tuckett Tobacco Company

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 4: Tuckett Tobacco Company Click here to read Part 1: Imperial Tobacco Company, Part 2: Rock City Tobacco Company, Part 3: MacDonald Tobacco Company Although many others existed, there were four major tobacco companies active in Canada during the period most collectable tobacco tins were made. These tins are an integral part of the hobby and tins manufactured by the Canadian major tobacco companies: Imperial, Rock City, Tucketts, and Macdonald are featured in countless tin collections. George Tuckett, a young immigrant from England was a very ambitious young man who started in business with a shoe store before switching to making cigars as a child. Still young and ... »

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 3: MacDonald Tobacco Company

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 3: W.C. MacDonald Tobacco Company Click here to read Part 1: Imperial Tobacco Company, Part 2: Rock City Tobacco Company Although many others existed, there were four major tobacco companies active in Canada during the period most collectable tobacco tins were made. These tins are an integral part of the hobby and tins manufactured by the Canadian major tobacco companies: Imperial, Rock City, Tucketts, and MacDonald tobacco are featured in countless tin collections. The W.C. Macdonald Tobacco Company was founded in 1858 in Montreal by Sir William Christopher Macdonald. Macdonald, who was born on Prince Edward Island in 1831 was known through out the region as a gre... »

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 2: Rock City Tobacco Company

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 2: Rock City Tobacco Company Click here to read Part 1: Imperial Tobacco Company Although many others existed, there were four major tobacco companies active in Canada during the period most collectible tobacco tins were made. These tins are an integral part of the hobby and tins manufactured by the Canadian major tobacco companies: Imperial, Rock City, Tucketts, and Macdonald are featured in countless tin collections. For most tin collectors, probably the most interesting tobacco company in Canada after the turn of the century was Rock City Tobacco Company. Although a much smaller company than the giant Imperial Tobacco Company, Rock City’s brands are widely consi... »

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 1: Imperial Tobacco

Canadian Tobacco Tins Part 1: Imperial Tobacco Co. Although many others existed, there were four major tobacco companies active in Canada during the period most collectable tobacco tins were made. These tins are an integral part of the hobby and tins manufactured by the Canadian major tobacco companies: Imperial, Rock City, Tucketts, and Macdonald are featured in countless tin collections. Imperial Tobacco Company, which was to become the giant of the Canadian tobacco industry began humbly as the B. Houde Company which was founded in 1841 in Quebec City. By the late 1890’s it had become the largest tobacco manufacturer in Canada with brands such as Solace, Carillon and OK being manufactured ... »

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