1919 Ivan B. Nordhem Movie Star Bread Premiums
The date is an approximation based upon the biographical information found on the back of these cards. These are printed on paper stock and measure approximately 2-5/8" X 4".
Issued by the Ivan B. Nordhem company with various bread brands. Following is an example of the two different bread brands I saw advertised on the reverse side of these:
Ivan B. Nordhem was a poster/advertising company. See the 1922 ad for Ivan B. Nordhem itself below.
Originally published on Immortal Ephemera in March 2005 - These have long since sold and I haven't seen others since then.
Gallery of 1919 Ivan B. Nordhem Movie Stars
Just click on any image to open to full size and from there you can scroll through them all.
Checklist of 1919 Ivan B. Nordhem Movie Stars
January 2013: Checklist greatly expanded to 70 different pieces thanks to posting at Network 54 Vintage Non-Sports Card Chat Board. I've left the bread brand in place in parenthesis on those Nordhems that I've personally seen. Those without the parenthetical notation come from the listing deep into THIS Network 54 post.
Tsuru Aoki (Bro Be)
Constance Binney (American-Maid)
Alice Brady (American-Maid -- Jane Novak pictured)
Harry Carey (Bro Be)
Marguerite Clark (Bro Be)
Lewis Cody (American-Maid)
Betty Compson (American-Maid)
Miriam Cooper (Bro Be)
Mr. and Mrs. Carter DeHaven (Bro Be)
Elliott Dexter (Bro Be)
William Farnum (American-Maid)
Margarita Fisher (Bro Be)
Pauline Frederick (American-Maid)
Dorothy Gish (American-Maid & Bro Be)
Louise Glaum (Bro Be)
William S. Hart (Bro Be)
Wanda Hawley (Bro Be - arms visible)
Wanda Hawley (arms not visible)
Taylor Holmes (American-Maid)
Harold C. Lloyd
Bert Lytell (Bro Be)
Douglas MacLean (American-Maid)
Frankie Mann (American-Maid & Bro Be)
Mary McLaren (American-Maid)
Owen Moore (American-Maid)
Tom Moore (American-Maid)
Jane Novak (Bro Be)
Harry "Snub" Pollard
Blanche Sweet (Bro Be)
King Vidor (American-Maid)
Bryant Washburn (Bro Be)
Clara Kimball Young (Bro Be)