DESCRIPTION: Here’s a handsome, original 1951 8″ x 10″ Dixie Ice Cream premium of popular western star, ALLAN “:ROCKY” LANE with this horse, “Black Jack.” Dixie premiums were issued through 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 a montage of five portraits of the rugged cowboy star and lists his upcoming films as NIGHT RIDERS OF MONTANA, WELLS FARGO GUNMASTER and DESERT OF LOST MEN. 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: Stunning VERY FINE condition with faint edge and border wear. Nice, round binder holes. Rich, vibrant color. Light paper yellowing. A beautiful addition to any Dixie Premium collection!!