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Self lighting fags #479760
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Does anyone remember self lighting cigarettes? Think they tried them out in the sixties but they never caught on. Had like a bit of phosphorous on one side of the end and you struck it on the side of the packet. Bent more ciggies than I smoked when I gave it a go.

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"Decca reds" and "Decca blues"


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Amazing, I would have bought them.


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Mr Whang... raftl

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well i never seen them befor!!!!

Re: Self lighting fags [Re: bert1] #479877
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Originally Posted by bert1


How very dare you! laugh I'm sure they came into existence before Mr Whang came along. That said 1972 but sure we had them in the mid sixties. At least I was not imagining it in my old age.

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First ones were 1903, the Decca brand was around in the 60s.


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well i never seen them befor!!!!



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