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Monica Lewis Dies at 93; Her Apple-Pie Appeal Sold Chiquita’s Bananas

She pitched products ranging from Burlington Mills hosiery (as Miss Leg-O-Genic) to Camel cigarettes and in 1947 became the lilting voice behind the Chiquita brand’s animated banana commercials (following Patty Clayton and Elsa Miranda). Advertisement C
New York Times
added Jun 15, 2015 21:00
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[North Carolina] Welcome to (Your Name Here) Medical School

Bowman Gray School of Medicine …became increasingly awkward to have an emblem of the leading cause of preventable death headlining an esteemed medical institution … quietly went back to being just the Wake Forest University School of Medicine.
New York Times Blogs
added Jan 15, 2015 12:40
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Day 244:The history of tobacco in Canada: JTI-Macdonald's counter-narrative

While not conceding that it mattered whether people believed that smoking caused disease, Mr. Pratte argued that the evidence showed that they did. He pointed to the plaintiff's claims that a large percentage of people did not agree with statements about
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 22, 2014 09:34
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Answers to Questions About New York

Q. Would you know who posed for the giant Camel billboard in 1940s Times Square that showed the man blowing big smoke rings? A. The original face belonged to Lyman Clardy, a professional model, according to Richard Goldstein in “Helluva Town: The Story
New York Times
added Sep 12, 2014 22:32
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Apologies are over, Big Tobacco looks ready for M&A

British American Tobacco will soon be free to build on its 42 percent stake in Reynolds American Inc. But bankers say British American could also take interest in U.K. rival Imperial Tobacco Group if it can overcome antitrust hurdles in Europe. CNBC's Jo
CNBC
added Jan 24, 2014 20:22
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[Canada] Day 199: Wet, dull, dreary

This morning and yesterday afternoon it was the plaintiff's lawyers, André Lespérance and Philippe Trudel, who were putting their cross-examination questions to Mr. Hoult. This was no harsh interrogation: with their disarmingly gentle affect, they both e
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2014 02:47
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[Canada] Day 197: Peter Hoult holds forth

I struggled to recall details of the previous appearance of former RJR-Macdonald president, Peter J. Hoult ... after the barbarians at the gate gave Mr. Hoult the heave-ho in 1989 he was considered by BAT for a position within its ranks. Headhunters colle
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 14, 2014 12:13
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[Canada] Day 195: Dr. James Hogg and Medical Mendicants

"he receives funding from a body that says that if anybody assists or testifies on behalf of a tobacco company, they can lose their funding. And so he is not in a position to put either his endorsement or, more importantly, his PhD students at risk, so h
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 18, 2013 05:39
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[Canada] Day 183: Export, eh?

keep an eye on rulings released by Justice Robert Mongeon: in his hands are key decisions in two separate Quebec tobacco trials - a decision on JTI-Macdonald's financing related to the Blais/Létourneau class action and also the constitutional challenge t
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Nov 19, 2013 09:30
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[New York] Smoke Without Fire

A little company called NJOY thinks it has finally designed an electronic cigarette that doesn’t look ridiculous. But would James Dean have smoked one?
New York Magazine
added Apr 28, 2013 23:32
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