Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Durham Home Of L&M and Chesterfield Cigarettes Politically Incorrect Postcard

Durham Home of L&M and Chesterfield Cigarettes (North Carolina)
(typed in message part of this postcard is)
You are invited to take an hostess-conducted tour through this modern cigarette factory conveniently located on Main Street, Durham, North Carolina.  Visiting hours 8 - 11:15 AM and 1 - 3:30 PM Monday through Friday.
L&M stands for Liggett and Myers Inc. pioneers of generic cigarettes including Chesterfield, decade, dorado, lark, Duke of Durham, Eve, Lark and more.
The building has possibly been part of a redevelopment program and used for offices.
This postcard is from the 1950's or early 1960's.

1 comment:

Christine H. said...

Great card! I toured a cigarette factory in Georgia once. It was absolutely fascinating and I would love to do it again even though I don't smoke. The machines are wonderful to watch.

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