S VI The Showboat Cotton Blossom
|Name||The Showboat Cotton Blossom|
|First year published||1952|
|Number of cards||6|
|Size of cards||9 x 13 cm|
|Scale||1 : 600|
|Description||First issued in 1952 at 2/6d.
Reprinted in 1955 at 3/-d.
Large stocks of this reprint were passed down the line to the Watford Model Supply Co. in 1971.
The AGK (Arbeitskreis Geschichte des Kartonmodellbaus) has published the Showboat Cotton Blossom 2/6d version. It is a supplement of the AGK-Heft issue 9, published in 2009.
The Cotton Blossom played a major role in the enormous successful 1951 film “Showboat” starring Howard Keel and Kathryn Grayson.