Cigar Girl



From a travel article: "Stopping in front of King Corona Cigars & Café, I’m quickly reminded that Ybor City was once the “Cigar Capital of the World.” Factories within just a few miles of where I’m standing produced 700 million cigars a year, and all of those cigars were hand-rolled in the Cuban tradition. "
     Posted By: Paul - Mon Feb 26, 2018
     Category: Regionalism | Tobacco and Smoking | Corporate Mascots, Icons and Spokesbeings | Twentieth Century





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I'm trying to imagine the weight of that thing!
Posted by KDP on 02/26/18 at 01:17 PM
Reminds me of the White Owl girl. http://tobacco.stanford.edu/tobacco_web/images/tobacco_ads/cigars_pipes/lady_cigars/large/ladycigars_19.jpg
Posted by ges on 02/26/18 at 05:24 PM
I can see this happening today, only with a different main ingredient.
Posted by crc on 02/27/18 at 07:35 AM
My first thought was two-fold, either she was being attacked by a swarm of beetles or she got tired of carrying little bags with her when she walked her very-regular dog.
Posted by Phideaux on 02/27/18 at 09:37 AM
Monica? Is that you?
Posted by Richard Bos on 03/10/18 at 04:11 AM
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