History of Tobacco (part 1)

1847 The famous Phillip Morris is established, selling hand rolled Turkish cigarettes. 1849 J.E. Liggett and Brother is established in St. Louis, Mo. 1875 R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company (better known for its Reynolds Wrap Aluminum Foil) was established to produce chewing tobacco. 1901 3.5 billion cigarettes were sold, while 6 billion cigars were sold. 1902 […]