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Historical Item

Name: Lucky Strike Cigarettes

Category: [Tools]

Size/weight: 1.1 ounces

Rarity: Extremely Common

Value: 20 cigarettes for 10 cents

Uses: Light up and puff

Description (ca. 1921): These were among the popular cigarettes that people smoked during the 1920's. They were also used during the 1920's as "thinners" for women. One ad read, "Reach for a Lucky instead of a sweet." Sales for Lucky Strike rose by 300% during the first year of this advertising. These cigarettes also became associated with NBC and their radio music during the 1920's.