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[UK] Smoking banned from entire West College Scotland campus

Smoking - including e-cigarettes - will be banned from the entire campus from August 1, not just indoors, after receiving complaints from non-smokers and a litter problem outwith designated smoking areas. Smoking shelters will be removed, said the colleg
Clydebank Post (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:06
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A look at college investments that have been questioned

many colleges continue to invest in major tobacco companies. In 2014, the University of Illinois banned smoking on all campus property. But the same year, records show, it invested in Philip Morris...some University of Wisconsin campuses have banned toba
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 17, 2016 20:58
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‘Mama Says That Santa Claus Does Not Come to Poor People’

Two of the year’s standout books about niche collections delve into antiques that protected smokers’ hands from heat, smells and stains. “A Token of Elegance: Cigarette Holders in Vogue”...“Box of Cigar Bands” (Schiffer Publishing; $34.99) and analyzed
New York Times
added Nov 27, 2015 01:36
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[UK] Cigarettes and suffragettes: The terribly un-PC cracker prizes which would appal modern sensibilities

A 1921 box of crackers called La Cigarette included real cigarettes and ‘a magic matchbox’. Each cracker came with a verse promoting the ‘joys’ of the vice, such as: ‘Some says girls shouldn’t smoke; What stuff! What do they know about it; When every wom
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 22, 2015 16:47
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First-ever copy of Playboy magazine featuring Marilyn Monroe naked set to fetch over $2,700 at auction

Dated from December 1953, it is the first appearance of the 'Playboy Bunny', decked out in a smoking jacket with a pipe in his mouth.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2015 06:54
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Without enforcement, UB’s no smoking policy accomplishes little

Although it is impossible to contain tobacco smoke, if it was contained to a handful of areas that are easily accessible for smokers but also easy for non-smokers to avoid, then their experience on campus would be essentially smoke-free and certainly mor
UB Spectrum (University at Buffalo)
added Mar 30, 2015 12:31
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[North Carolina, Virginia] Project mending, preserving tobacco barns in Va., NC

The restoration of Southside Virginia tobacco barns is entering its second year. A project of Preservation Virginia, the barns are being repaired and preserved in Virginia’s Pittsylvania and Halifax counties and North Carolina’s Caswell County.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 18, 2015 12:10
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[New York] Sharing and Liking Photos From Day 1

“Public Eye: 175 Years of Sharing Photography”...Mr. Pinson learned that the library had acquired a small portfolio of August Sander’s work, a dozen photos of people smoking. The images were part of a tobacco-related collection at the library.
New York Times Blogs
added Dec 3, 2014 11:36
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[Canada] Smoking to be Prohibited on Patios, Sport Fields and Playgrounds

Starting January 1, 2015, it will be illegal to: Smoke on bar and restaurant patios Smoke on playgrounds and public sports fields and surfaces Sell tobacco on university and college campuses. These changes to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act are part of the
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 7, 2014 11:48
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[Switzerland] Hitler Creamers Jolt Swiss Coffee Drinkers, and Retailer Apologizes

Mr. Cerf said the mishap occurred when an outside company asked ELSA, a dairy manufacturer that is one of Migros’s subsidiaries, to supply a series of 55 coffee cream containers based on vintage cigar labels, two of which featured the dictators.
New York Times
added Oct 22, 2014 18:37
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