Remebering Cool: A Look Back at 100 Vintage Cigarette Posters

Remember when smoking cigarettes used to be cool? Seriously… you couldn’t watch a movie, television show, or read a magazine without being bombarded with images of people smoking. These advertisements can tell us a lot about how society used to view smoking… or how the big tobacco companies wanted us to view smoking.

Smoking made you a sex symbol,  a better athlete, showed you loved a good time, showed you loved little puppies and kittens, and the brand you smoked said something about you. Enjoy this collection of 100 vintage cigarette posters, ranging from the dawn of the 1900s to the late 1970s.

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