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Set B23 - The Race Into Space - introduction
Original card set
Issued in 1971, this is a set of 50 cards. The text printing on the back of the cards is blue. The card size is 36.5 x 68.5mm.
Set variations
None known of.
Reprint card set
A reprint set was issued in 1974. The text printing on the back of the cards is black.
Error cards
None known of.
An album was issued for this set, with the price of 5p (1/-) on the front.
Album variations
There are two variations of the album available, the variation being the price on the front cover. In the first example the whole price is medium and wide in style. In the second example the '5' is much more compact and bold, whilst the 'p' and (1/-) are much thinner than in the first example. A further reprint album may have been issued but this cannot be verified.
A wallchart was issued for this set.