The Camel Walk*
wilson.gray at RCN.COM
Fri Feb 4 22:12:39 UTC 2005
Jerrry E Kane quoted:
Line: "I'd walk a mile for a Camel."
Agency: N W Ayer
To which I add:
"A smoker will walk a mile for *any* cigarette!"
Unfortunately, I no longer remember the source of this or even the
exact reading. Readers Digest? This Week? Some radio show? I read it or
heard it some time in the '40's.
In any case, as a recovering smokaholic with just a soupcon of
emphysema, I can attest to the truth of the addendum.
* The "camel walk" was a popular dance amongst the colored in the
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