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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.
Nov 28, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 28, 2014 12:16
90 YEARS AGO...He is accustomed to smoke a cigar after lunch — a custom which is very strong — and he was compelled to get his after-lunch smoke at the game. He puffed a cigar slowly so that the smoke should not descend into the eyes of Mrs. Coolidge.”
Oct 3, 2014 New York Times
added Oct 6, 2014 20:24
After spending a number of years struggling to make ends meet and care for the kids, an Everett farmer approached Stanley to see if he would be interested in doing tobacco crop testing. The first batch of crops showed promise and, in 1946, the family re
Jul 17, 2014 Northumberland (ON) News (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:59
Cambodia's strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen has vanquished virtually every foe in almost three decades in power but admits he has failed to overcome his smoking habit. He pledged to do so Thursday at the inauguration of a dam in western Cambodia but admi
Mar 27, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 27, 2014 17:16
[Tennessee] Rhea County boy's last days included cigarette butts, whippings: Mother recounts punishments
"We asked Landon what he wanted for punishment. He said, 'to eat cigarette butts.' The ashtray was on the counter so we let him pick up the butts and eat them. He had probably ate about five or six butts and he threw up on the floor.
Sep 19, 2013 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Sep 19, 2013 02:47
IN the 1950s William Thourlby squinted at America from billboards and invited smokers to Marlboro Country.
Aug 5, 2012 New York Times
added Aug 5, 2012 20:30
Oncologist Stanton Glantz was speaking at a symposium on tobacco control being held this week in Austria, which has consistently placed last place in the European Cancer League ‘tobacco ranking’ tables. "Here in Vienna I feel as if I'm in a time machine
Apr 6, 2016 The Local Austria (at)
added Apr 6, 2016 22:06
To Boisdale of Canary Wharf, where the grandiose dining hall played host to the annual Celebrity Cigar Smoker of the Year awards last night, hosted by the Duchess of Cornwall’s son and food connoisseur Tom Parker Bowles. What The Capitalist saw (peering
Dec 2, 2015 City A.M. (uk)
added Dec 2, 2015 18:35
Nearly 1,000 artefacts related to the famous Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel have been donated by collector Clive Richards to the SS Great Britain Trust. The collection will go on display to the public in 2016. By far the strangest object will
Aug 28, 2014 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 28, 2014 19:38
The "Dip It Low" singer hung out by the pool with a group of female friends as they smoked Platinum E. Hookah, a brand of electronic portable hookah her boyfriend Jas Prince owns.
Jun 29, 2013 TheYBF (Young, Black and Fabulous) (blog)
added Jun 30, 2013 12:53