OK, I am really punking out today and this will be a short post. I am in the middle of putting together some more data on the 1953-54 World On Wheels set but it's gotten convoluted and won't be ready for few more days. Instead I want to take a peek at the back of a pack, name 1968 Wise Ties, already covered here previously.
I purchased an unopened pack and was going to slice it open at a flap but thought better of it as the passage of 43 years has not weakened the glue one bit on this sucker:
Not only do you get a full checklist of ties on back, you get to see these were made in Hong Kong, famous for its fine haberdashers. If you are wondering the pack measures 9 1/4 " x 3 13/16". There is no production code, possibly due to Topps trying to import the product as a novelty or perhaps actual clothing. Actually, it's likely due to their no gum or candy being in the pack.
There have been some finds of these but I suspect mot remain sealed. I still can't find a color scan of a tie out there in the wilds of the web. Back atcha soon with some more WOW...