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[UK] Frozen in time: Workmen renovating the Queen’s apartments in Buckingham Palace uncover fascinating detritus from Victoria’s reign – including cigarette packs and a 130-year-old newspaper

Smoking in royal residences Queen Victoria was said to be staunchly anti-smoking, and banished anyone puffing away to cubbyholes. In May 2017, the palace rolled out a no-smoking policy at royal residences. The Duchess of Cornwall was said to have had a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 01:30
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Bundled up! Slimmed-down Jonah Hill sports heavy black jacket and puffs a cigarette while on a walk in New York

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 20, 2018 01:10
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[UK] A vending machine that dispenses already lit cigarettes for a penny, England, 1931.

Twitter
added Jan 19, 2018 09:06
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[Pennsylvania] 75 Years Ago - Lucky Strike coming to Scranton

American Tobacco Co. announced that it would be converting a building in Scranton into a large factory for the manufacture of Lucky Strike cigarettes and cigars.
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jan 18, 2018 01:59
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Doug Harvey, Hall of Fame Umpire Whom Players Called God, Dies at 87

Harvey, who chewed tobacco during his umpiring years, was found to have oral cancer in 1997 and spoke out about the dangers of smokeless tobacco following his treatment. He is survived by his wife; his brother Nolan; his sons Scott and Todd; six grandchi
New York Times
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
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Trump Is in ‘Excellent Health,’ Doctor Says After Exam

During checkups for President Barack Obama, his doctors expressed concern about the difficulty Mr. Obama had quitting smoking. But they never disclosed how often Mr. Obama smoked, making it impossible to calculate what doctors call pack-years, a measure
New York Times
added Jan 14, 2018 15:58
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OBITUARIES Thomas Luken, Veteran Ohio Democrat, Is Dead at 92

Luken found a major issue in the late 1980s: the power of tobacco companies. “He had lost three siblings to lung cancer,” Charlie Luken said, “and he took on Big Tobacco full throttle.” Mr. Luken introduced legislation that would have prohibited the sal
New York Times
added Jan 14, 2018 15:57
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[Asia, China, Singapore] The 54-year-old who ran a marathon four years after a quadruple bypass

Mr Hoon picked up smoking at the age of 17, starting off as a casual smoker. But he stopped... When he moved to China for work, however, smoking became a heavy habit because “everybody smoked” there and cigarettes were “so cheap”.
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jan 14, 2018 15:53
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[Korea - North] North Korea: Kim Jong Un Setting A 'Bad Example' Smoking Cigarettes On Camera

Many North Koreans blame Kim Jong Un, who is frequently shown smoking cigarettes on state TV and in newspaper images, for setting a bad example for the population. A source in South Hwanghae Province told Daily NK on January 4, "Arguments between family m
Tobacco China (cn) 烟草在线
added Jan 11, 2018 20:01
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[UK] Brooke Vincent looks pensive ahead of first performance on Dancing on Ice... after revealing she has dropped a stone in just 12 weeks by ditching junk food and cigarettes

'I'm not going to lie I've not been perfect, but taking out my smoking was the biggest health improvement I could have done. 'I never thought I would able to give up, I really NEEDED something to turn to. And now that I've actually completed it, I'm so
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 15:58
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