ZoomDetails OLD VIRGINIA CHEROOTS TOBACCO SIGN, MINSTREL ACTORS! Ca. 1920’sTobacciannaBy Randy HuetschApril 17, 2019Featured here is a great image of the Old Virginia minstrel or quartet dance stage group. These characters are dressed for a play, and are surely characters in the play given their unusual dress or costumes. The Old Virginia Brand was one of the biggest selling tobacco brands for most of the 20th century era.