Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,129 headlines found
Your obituary of Murray Koffler, the pharmacist founder of Shoppers Drug Mart...While he served as chair of Shoppers from 1971 to 1986, pharmacies were major tobacco retailers. Shoppers resisted the health community's efforts to persuade pharmacists that
Nov 13, 2017 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 15, 2017 02:23
By 1984, he had turned to the Marlboro Man, the cowboy figure whose macho image promoted cigarettes for decades. Mr. Hambleton, who smoked, toyed with the image, painting shadow figures over it, sometimes mixing tobacco with black paint for what he called
Nov 4, 2017 New York Times
added Nov 4, 2017 22:32
was worth $4 billion. She was the largest individual stockholder in the Loews Corporation, the holding company for the family’s subsidiaries in insurance, offshore drilling, natural gas transportation and hotels. (Its tobacco unit was spun off in 2008.)
Nov 2, 2017 New York Times
added Nov 3, 2017 00:51
Amsterdam's popular mayor Eberhard van der Laan, widely seen as the embodiment of the Dutch capital's reputation for tolerance, has died of lung cancer aged 62...he was often seen in public with a cigarette in one hand until he quit smoking -- Van der La
Oct 6, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:30
[UK] Devastated Corrie stars continue filming as fans pay tribute to actress Liz Dawn - who played Vera Duckworth for 34 years - after she dies aged 77 following long battle with emphysema
In recent years she had been battling the debilitating lung condition emphysema after years of smoking and left Corrie in 2008.
Sep 26, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 1, 2017 01:08
The cigar smoking teetotaller founded the China Club . . . He wrote a tribute to the National Health Service in the FT three weeks ago after being treated in hospital for a haemorrhaged ulcer.
Aug 31, 2017 Australian Financial Review (au)
added Aug 31, 2017 15:45
Mr. Tang said in 2012 that his founding of the Pacific Cigar Company in 1992 had been a formative experience in tapping into East Asia’s increasingly prosperous elite. Appreciating that cigar lovers tended to be affluent but that cigar smoke was not alw
Aug 31, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 31, 2017 15:44
To watch Jeanne Moreau is to fall in love with her. Many a cigarette has dangled between her pillowy lips, and she somehow convinces us every time that smoking has never looked cooler
Jul 31, 2017 W Magazine
added Aug 1, 2017 17:49
Moreau, a petite chain-smoker who worked with most of the world's top directors of the first few decades after World War Two, Orson Welles, Jean-Luc Godard and Wim Wenders among them.
Aug 1, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:48
Philip Morris paid a reported $350,000 to have its Lark cigarette brand featured in "License to Kill," which starred Timothy Dalton as Bond. But the brand spread its money to other Bonds, including Moore for this two-minute Japanese ad set in Venice.
May 23, 2017 Advertising Age
added Jun 4, 2017 19:57