This clearly would be the cigarette of choice for Charlie Sheen … and since you open the door to hustle with Bull Durham, maybe throw in a twist of Pete Rose.

Bull Durham smoking tobacco advertisement in the Washington Times - March 6th, 1916
Bull Durham smoking tobacco advertisement in the Washington Times – March 6th, 1916
 

More from Ghosts of DC

Potomac and Georgetown Flood

This crazy old photos shows Georgetown’s flooding and the Potomac in 1918. Here’s another good piece about it at The Georgetown Metropolitan.

Medical students dissect a cadaver during the Civil War (National Museum of Civil War Medicine)

Body of Executed Man Sold for Parts

Jack, a GoDCer in Poolesville, sent over a series of great story ideas, mostly focused on the ghoulish and ghastly. This is an excellent candidate

Greenbelt as seen from the air during construction (Library of Congress)

Why Is It Named Greenbelt?

The area we now know as Greenbelt, Maryland, started in 1937 as a public cooperative community during the New Deal. Interestingly, it was one of