Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Vintage Ad (1942): Kaywoodie

A simple ad from the World War 2 era featuring a picture of a Kaywoodie lovat, which they probably just called a Canadian. To my knowledge, Kaywoodie never bothered to differentiate between the different styles of long-shanked pipes.

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Featured Pipe Smoker: Edward Fox

Edward Charles Morris Fox (b. 1937)

Edward Fox is from a family of actors and theatre people. His big breakthrough film was Day of the Jackal in 1973. Other movies he has starred in are A Bridge Too Far, Force 10 From Navarone, and Ghandi.

He was made an Officer of the British Empire in 2003.

Futher links: Wikipedia, imdb.