Small rectangular cigarette card featuring a black and white, head and shoulders photographic portrait of J. Bowe surrounded by white frame, with text square at bottom reading "J. BOWE. / SOUTH MELBOURNE.". Reverse features decorative border surrounding black text including a short biography of the player and description of the club colours. This card is number 148 in the series of 200 cards entitled "FOOTBALLERS / 1933", which were issued in W.D. & H.O. Wills cigarette packets, advertised on the bottom of the back of the card.
0 - Whole: H: 66 W: 36 D: 1mm (H: 2 5/8 W: 1 7/16 D: 1/16")
John Bowe; 14 Jul 1911; 12 Apr 1990
South Melbourne Football Club; 1874; 1982
Victorian Football League; 1896