Chicago: Arrco Playing Card Company, Circa 1945. Exclusive Phototone Playing Cards. Complete. 54 cards: 52 cards, 1 Joker card, and one card advertising "Plastic Coated Duratone Playing Cards." Housed in a gold and suede two-piece slipcase box. Box and cards lightly worn.
A black and white view of the road through Gallatin Canyon is depicted on the reverse of all the cards.
The Arrco brand was a brand favored by magicians and card players, due to the ease with which the cards could be handled. Today, the brand has faded somewhat into obscurity. Item #59554