Saturday, 13 October 2007

Smoking can stunt your growth

I haven't featured a photo from the excellent Shorpy archive recently, so here's one now:

"Giant." Big man enjoying a cigar and glass of beer in a New York tavern circa 1908. View full size. George Grantham Bain Collection.

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Meanwhile, coming up to mid-century, an allied site has now sprung up called Plan59, where you can enjoy illustrations like this: