Images of smokers from a Newport advert and the blu advert
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Cigarette adverts from the ages

Blu is thought to be the first cigarette advertised on US television since 1971. Tobacco industry critics say the new spot bears striking thematic similarity to older cigarette adverts.

Videos courtesy Lorillard Inc, University of California, San Francisco Tobacco Control Archives, Internet Archive

  • 05 Dec 2012