Three secondary schoolboys smoking an illicit cigarette in Hyde Park, London. (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images). May 1972

Austrian actress Julia Arnall, leaning against a shop window and smoking a cigarette, 27th February 1956. (Photo by Thurston Hopkins/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Rex Riches, the Southern Secretary of the Seventh Day Adventist Health Education Service, demonstrating the effects of smoking with Suzy the Smoking Doll at Stanborough Park School, Watford. (Photo by J. Wilds/Keystone/Getty Images). 15th January 1970

English film actor Trevor Howard (1916–1988) with friends at at the opening night of “The Establishment” – Peter Cook's satire club in Soho, London, 6th October 1961. Left to right: Brian Longhurst, Helen Cherry, Mrs Longhurst and Trevor Howard. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

German actress and singer Hildegard Knef (1925–2002) at her London hotel, 18th November 1952. She is modelling the outfit she plans to wear to the premiere of her latest film, “The Snows of Kilimanjaro”. (Photo by Ron Case/Keystone/Getty Images)

Richard Burton (1925–1984) and Claire Bloom attend a reception at the Dorchester Hotel, London, to launch their latest film, “Look Back in Anger”, August 1958. (Photo by Edward Wing/Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

An office worker leaves her typewriter for a moment for a smoke, and anxiously crushes out another cigarette into an already full ashtray. (Photo by John Sadovy/BIPs/Getty Images). 1955

A British schoolboy learning how to smoke at an elementary school in industrial Lancashire, northern England. (Photo by Kurt Hutton/Picture Post/Getty Images). 4th November 1944

Two women chatting at a coffee bar in London, 4th November 1955. (Photo by Alex Dellow/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Kathleen Behan enjoying a cigarette after arriving in London from Dublin, 13th August 1959. She is the mother of Irish playwright Brendan Behan and writer and trade unionist Brian Behan. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

A schoolgirl smoking an illicit cigarette in Hyde Park, London, as her friend stands guard. (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images). May 1972

English actor and comedian Tony Hancock (1924–1968) shares a joke with actress Hattie Jacques (1922–1980) during a break from the “Hancock's Half Hour” rehearsals, 21st October 1959. (Photo by John Pratt/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

A pupil of Summerhill School in Leiston, Suffolk smokes a cigarette with apparent impunity. The school exercises a policy of non-authority and encourages the pupils to invent and follow their own rules, that is until an edict by the headmaster banned smoking for children under the age of 14. (Photo by Harry Kerr/BIPs/Getty Images). February 1957

London prostitute Margaret McGowan, found murdered in a Kensington car park on 25th November 1964. Her murderer, a serial killer dubbed Jack the Stripper, was never identified. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images). Circa 1964




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