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[New Hampshire] Nashua Man Catches Fire, Dies After Lighting Cigarette on Gas Stove, Officials Say

William Holland, 75, died in the blaze at his home at 19 Waltham Dr. The blaze broke out at about 2 a.m.
Patch.org
added Jan 20, 2015 22:23
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[UK-Scotland] Pensioner who died in hospital blaze thought to have been smoking in her room while receiving oxygen

STAFF had to evacuate 14 patients from the affected ward to another part of the hospital while firefighters battled for two hours to put out the flames.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Jan 17, 2015 20:36
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ARCHIVE: OBITUARIES: Edgar Cullman

died on Sunday aged 93, was a cigar maker and campaigned against laws that ban the enjoyment of smoking his products in many public places....cool, slim panatellas that Steve McQueen smoked while seducing Faye Dunaway in The Thomas Crown Affair (1968) and
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:58
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ARCHIVE: OBITUARIES: Don Tennant

DON TENNANT, who has died aged 79, created Tony The Tiger, the cartoon character on the front of Kellogg's Frosties packets. An executive with the American advertising agency Leo Burnett, Tennant also helped to create the Marlboro Man...devised the campa
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:55
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Strong, silent ranch hand who helped to put machismo into the Marlboro Man

By the time Winfield retired, Marlboro had become the bestselling cigarette in the world and “Marlboro Country” had entered the collective consciousness. Philip Morris found itself inundated with letters from people wanting to visit and asking for instr
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:53
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VIDEOS: Marlboro Man Darrell Hugh Winfield Dies At Age 85

appeared in numerous print and television advertisements from 1968 until the early 1980s. As discussed in his obituary, Winfield "remained loyal" to Leo Burnett/Philip Morris "from 1968 to the time of his death."
Inquisitr
added Jan 15, 2015 13:12
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One of the original 'Marlboro Men' dies in Wyoming

Darrell Winfield of Riverton, Wyo., died at home on Monday, Jan. 12... He was discovered by the Leo Burnett Advertising Agency when he worked on Quarter Circle 5 Ranch in western Wyoming. Winfield's obituary says, "He loved horses, rodeo, especially team
USA Today
added Jan 15, 2015 13:09
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ARCHIVE: At least four Marlboro Men have died of smoking-related diseases

Lawson's unglamorous end has been shared by other Marlboro models, some of whom were honest cowboys. Others were just hunky California actors or similarly rugged stand-ins.
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 15, 2015 13:07
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Darrell Winfield, real cowboy who played a Marlboro Man, dies at 85

Part of a rotating band of men in spurs and Stetsons who built a macho image around Marlboro’s filtered cigarettes, Winfield at one point was appearing in more than 8 in 10 Marlboro Men ads.
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 15, 2015 13:05
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CHAPMAN: With a little help from his friends ... Joe Cocker's early death

pulled carcinogenic smoke deep into his lungs 3.39 million times. And that’s saying nothing of the smoke-filled venues ... It takes about six minutes to smoke a cigarette. So at 30 a day, Cocker would have been smoking for three hours each day, a cumulati
The Conversation (au)
added Jan 6, 2015 15:26
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