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[South America/Caribbean] Cuba to unveil Tobacco Trail as new tourist attraction

Cuba's Tourism Ministry (Mintur) announced recently it will launch the Tobacco Trail or Tobacco Route in September, during this year's tourism and nature fair (Turnat) in westernmost Pinar del Rio province, home to lush tobacco plantations.
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 26, 2015 05:55
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[UK] Vanishing London: From the 72 tram on the Thames Embankment to the England captain mingling with fans, photographer spends 40 years capturing the sights of the capital before they disappeared

The Griffin, Shoreditch, 30th June 2007: 'Three smokers enjoy their last cigarettes on the final day of legal smoking in public places' / A family sits in a London cafe, with one of the group smoking indoors while smiling for the photo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 25, 2015 15:16
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part II: The Codes

Comics Code Authority seal...the code regulated advertising, which included banning all tobacco and liquor advertisements. The Comics Code of 1954 did not, however, regulate the depiction of tobacco use by comic book characters.
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:05
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part I: Introduction

This blog series examines the history of comic books and tobacco regulations....regulations, however, have not prevented tobacco advertisements from appearing in comic books. Internal tobacco documents show...have used purported anti-tobacco campaigns in
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:00
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[Asia, Malaysia] Penang gets ‘smoke signals’

The Health Ministry has advised its Penang department to declare George Town Unesco heritage enclave a cigarette smoke-free zone tomorrow. State Welfare, Caring Society and Environment Committee chairman Phee Boon Poh said the state Health Department wou
The Star (my)
added Jul 3, 2015 15:34
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[New York] GRAFFITI ARTISTS TEAM UP WITH TRUTH TO CREATE CHANGE AND END SMOKING

On June 16 and 17, truth® will host an art event with New York graffiti artist Faust broadcast via Periscope. An innovative and influential graffiti artist with a nationwide profile, Faust will be joined by L.A.-based artists Kidwiseman and Miser to creat
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 16, 2015 17:07
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Graffiti Artists Team Up With truth To Create Change And End Smoking

truth® will host an art event with New York graffiti artist Faust broadcast via Periscope. An innovative and influential graffiti artist with a nationwide profile, Faust will be joined by L.A.-based artists Kidwiseman and Miser to create customized g
PR Newswire
added Jun 12, 2015 16:39
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"Dancing with the Stars'" Mark Ballas and Mother Shirley Ballas Encourage Smokers to Share Their "Why" for Quitting

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSKCH) and its Nicorette® and NicoDerm® CQ® smoking cessation brands are encouraging smokers to share their "why" for quitting by providing them the "how" at a free What's Your Why?™ Smoke Swap event.
PR Newswire
added May 22, 2015 20:54
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[Asia, Japan] BASEEL: Smoking while walking near kids or wheelchairs? Why not just swing a knife around?

Enforcement is still lax, however, prompting Sibakiyo to voice her complaint in manga form. Hopefully this appeal to smokers’ ability to think of something other than their own pleasure will prove effective, but if not, and least one other anti-smoker has
RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Apr 28, 2015 19:35
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[Arkansas] Cigarettes and Soviets: Historian to Write Book on Russian Smoking Culture

National Institutes of Health has awarded University of Arkansas historian Tricia Starks a $121,250 grant to continue her research of the history of smoking in Russia.
University of Arkansas
added Apr 22, 2015 08:52
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