DESCRIPTION: Handsome, original 1950 8″ x 10″ Dixie Ice Cream premium of popular screen star, ALAN LADD. Dixie premiums were issued until 1953 and featured a full color litho portrait of movie stars, sports figures or screen cowboy heroes on one side and a brief biography on the reverse side, along with photos or a list of the star’s latest films. This one features four scenes from Ladd’s then-current release, CAPTAIN CAREY, USA. Dixie premiums could only be obtained by an exchanging a folder of 12-14 (the number varied) circular Dixie Ice Cream lids (with a celebrity photo on one side) for one of these beautiful portraits.
CONDITION: Superb VERY FINE condition with faint edge and border wear. Rich, vibrant color. Round binder holes. A beautiful addition to any Dixie Premium collection!!