Now, now, we can’t see any compelling reason as to why cigarettes should rest on top of miniature staircases. Designed by Nobuhiro Sato, the Kiso ashtray is entirely concrete too, in case you feel the urge to stub out your cig on the pavement without actually running afoul of the law.
Cigarette cards that show you how to swim? Glad to know tobacco manufacturers in the past were already looking out for their customers’ health by teaching them sports that require significant lung power. These images were taken from the New York Public Library’s digital archives.