I love these old pieces of American Tobacciana as they give us a glimpse of another era. Thanks Troy for posting this and the documentation that goes along with the pipe. Cheers. Well done brother.
On my earlier blog about Wimbledon coupon pipes i touched upon the Smoke Master pipes. I recently acquired a Smoke Master sandblast so i figured i would feature it on Baccy Pipes as well.
Smoke Master was originally a pipe offered by Briarcraft but by 1950 they had closed their doors. In the 1960’s Dr. Grabow purchased the rights to make the Smoke Master and made them up until the mid 1990’s. They were offered from coupons , mail order and catalogs.
Here is a coupon from a box of Union Leader from my collection.
It has a early bar code so i would say it is most likely from around mid-late 1970’s.
Here is a order form that was sent to you with the initial pipe purchase in case you wanted another pipe you could pick out the shape as well.
Smoke Master used a unique system where you…
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