Is tobacco use a disease?
- How Our Best Intentions Went Up in Smoke. Rangan, Apoorva; Shivakumar, Adarsha // Earth Island Journal;Spring2010, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p64
A personal narrative is presented which explores the authors' experience and learning about the Jatropha curcas and tobacco culture.
- Awash in Blood. Berry, K. Wesley // ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature & Environment;Jun1999, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p165
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's first tobacco experience.
- A Chaw-Full Experience. Weaver, George E. // Good Old Days Looking Back;Jun2009, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p53
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of chewing tobacco when he was a child in the 1940s.
- Tobacco Christmas. Griffith, Miriam Hammond // Good Old Days;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p72
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience during the whole year of good tobacco-growing, putting emphasis of how her father has made sure that there was enough money left to begin another growing season in Jefferson County, Indiana.
- All in a Day's Work. Murphy, Neal // Good Old Days;Aug2007, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p45
The article discusses the author's experience of chewing tobacco while growing up East Texas in the 1940s. He offers information on his grandfather, who loved to chew tobacco and could spit for distance and accuracy. He describes and incident in which he stole a small plug of tobacco from his...
- PLAIN TALES FROM THE SURGERY. // GP: General Practitioner;4/4/2008, p52
Several personal narratives are presented which include a mother who used a cat, instead of her smoking habit, as the reason why her child got asthma, a disgusting experience of a physician performing phlebotomy to a patient and a patient who is hesitant to let others know his hearing incapacity.
- HOW WOULD YOU GET THE MONEY? Harth, Al // Saturday Evening Post;5/17/1952, Vol. 224 Issue 46, p130
The article discusses the author's experience on saving money to grant the request of her daughter for a new wrist watch. The author narrated, he shifted from smoking cigarettes to using tobacco just to save about one hundred dollars per year. He also narrated that aside from the savings that he...
- STRAW BOSS. Amen, Grover // New Yorker;11/18/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 40, p209
The article discusses the author's experience of being the straw boss of a tobacco plantation in East Granby, Connecticut. He was thirteen years old when he became the straw boss. During his interview with the president of Majestic Tobacco Co., he inquired about the company's executive promotion...
- Confessions of a Bull Durham Smoker. Shugg, Wallace // Good Old Days;Dec2006, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p62
The article recalls how the author became addicted to Bull Durham cigarettes during World War II. In the early 1940s, cigarettes like Lucky Strike became scarce as well as those manufactured by other big-name makers. They were sending most of their product to the U.S. Armed Forces. Unlike...