|The pictures show a view of all (30) 1960s Boxed Fairchild Transportation Hobby Trading Cards in this lot. Also shown is the box cover and the card back design. These cards were marketed to kids to be traded to get complete sets of Autos, Planes, Ships, and Missiles. Some of each came in each sealed box. This box is marked ''ASSORTMENT D''. There were boxes of assortment A, B, C, & D. There are (120) cards to a complete set with (30) cards in each category. There are all (30) cards that came in this box (see long list below). These are not dated but they are believed to be from the early 1960s. The box pictures a boy in a hat and the Mercury Capsule. It is marked as follows:|
HOBBY TRADING CARDS
30 CARDS IN THIS BOX - 4 different kinds
MISSILES - SHIPS - PLANES - AUTOS
SAVE & TRADE - until you have 30 Missile Cards, 30 Auto Cards, 30 Ship Cards, and 30 Airplane Cards. To Complete each of the 4 sets you need all the cards in boxes A, B, C, and D.
E. E. FAIRCHILD CORP.
FORM 36 D
The cards each measures 3-1/2'' x 2-1/4''. The cards are all in mint condition as pictured. The box has one split corner. The cards are not numbered. Here is the long list (as marked on the cards) of all of the cards in this lot:
LUNIK II U.S.S.R. FIRST SUCCESSFUL MOON SHOT 1959
TELSTAR U.S.A. FIRST TV COMMUNICATIONS SATTELITE 1962
SPUTNIK U.S.S.R. 1957 FIRST EARTH SATTELITE
SIDEWINDER AIR TO AIR MISSILE
MERCURY CAPSULE FOR U.S. ASTRONAUTS
VANGUARD U.S.A. SATTELITE
BULLPUP U.S. NAVY AIR TO SURFACE MISSILE
HAWK U.S.A. SURFACE TO AIR MISSILE
BOMARC U.S.A.F. SURFACE TO AIR GUIDED MISSILE
FALCON - GAR AIR TO AIR MISSILE U.S.A.
P-59 AIRACOMET U.S.A.F.
F-86 SABREJET U.S.A.F.
FORD MODEL T 1910
STUTZ BEARCAT 1914
HISPANO SUIZA 1931
NAUTILUS 1954 ATOMIC SUBMARINE
WHALER FACTORY SHIP
SANTA MARIA 1492