Tomorrow is International Pipe Smoking Day, so if you don’t have a pipe and tobacco, you can spend your Sunday afternoon procuring them. And you’d better hurry before it’s illegal.
Pictured here are two undergrads with tobacco-colored tweeds as depicted in a 1936 issue of Esquire. Here’s to our fellow men of the pipe. — CC & CS
In the 1920s, ’30s and ’40s, literally every male Hollywood movie actor had a least one “head shot” photo portrait showing him holding or smoking a pipe.
I do miss the smell of pipes and cigar smoke in hardware stores of my youth.