Imperial Tobacco Co.

From Pipes, Artisans and Trademarks, by Jose Manuel Lopés'

The Imperial Tobacco Co. (Imperial Tobacco Ltd.) was founded in 1901 through the merger of several British tobacco companies. In 1902 it went into partnership with the American Tobacco Company to found the British American Tobacco Company. See also: Civic.

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Shape Chart, courtesy Doug Valitchka
Ad featuring Imperial in a Wally Frank Catalog

Brands involved: Comoy's, Bewlay, Nording, Ogden's, Salmon & Gluckstein, and Steel's