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Cigar-store Indian is worth thousands

Is an old barber pole or carved cigar-store Indian worth as much as an oil painting of the same age? Some collectors today think so. One bidder paid $42,550 for a well-documented Indian maiden cigar store figure at a 2014 antiques auction.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 28, 2014 12:16
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[Canada] John Luik

John C. Luik is a senior fellow of the Democracy Institute...he taught philosophy and ethics at two Canadian universities, being fired from each for misrepresenting academic credentials. Subsequently he has acted on behalf of the tobacco industry, for exa
Wikipedia
added Nov 13, 2014 21:53
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[New Hampshire] Federal Cigar hits $100K mark for charity funds raised

Federal Cigar teamed up with Carlos Fuente Jr., producer of the Arturo Fuente cigar line, to raise more than $100,000 to support education, healthcare and job creation since 2006, the local store announced.
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Oct 22, 2014 19:18
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[Canada] Event hopes to go up in smoke

The first ever Rocky Mountain Smokeout (RMS) will be held at the Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino, which looks to unite cigar fans from across Western Canada.
Cochrane Eagle (ca)
added Sep 26, 2014 13:00
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Cigar maker Prime Time files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing taxes, USDA dispute

The Phoenix company filed for bankruptcy protection on Saturday. Prime Time makes and distributes cigars, other tobacco products, and energy drinks. It says a 2009 increase in taxes on little cigars badly hurt its business. Prime Time is also involved in
Canadian Press
added Mar 18, 2014 01:08
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Tobacco Tales: Will Lorillard and Reynolds Merge?

investors should keep in mind that tobacco is not really a growth industry and that the tobacco stocks are good for generating steady income, but not much else. Despite the allure of outsized dividends and stock buybacks, there are better opportunities el
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
added Mar 11, 2014 14:56
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[Canada] Ontario Retailers Expect Significant Rise in Illegal Tobacco Sales

Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA) and its 7,000 retail members are urging the provincial government to maintain current tobacco tax rates, following an increase in the federal excise tax on tobacco products. "Increased taxes on
MarketWired
added Feb 12, 2014 17:16
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[Korea - South] S. Korean tobacco firm ‘depicts African farmers as monkeys’

The African Tobacco Control Alliance, a Pan-African tobacco control organisation, has called on South Korea’s largest tobacco manufacturer, KT&G, to pull the brand, which features a caricature of monkeys roasting tobacco leaves, the Korean Herald reporte
Health-E (za)
added Oct 1, 2013 07:41
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[UK] October becomes ‘Swaptober’ for smokers

Nicolites is investing in a month-long ‘Swaptober’ nationwide advertising and marketing campaign to encourage smokers to quit traditional tobacco cigarettes.
SourceWire (uk)
added Sep 12, 2013 11:59
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Tobacco farmers want increased funding

THE Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said that farmers should access funding in order to boost production levels for the country.
Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Sep 8, 2013 16:49
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