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A. H. Gufler to Governor Ben Paulen

A. H. Gufler to Governor Ben Paulen
Creator: Gufler, A. H
Date: February 2, 1927
In this letter, A.H. Gufler expresses disappointment in the language of the new Kansas cigarette law and encloses a newspaper article by the associated press in which Governor Paulen is quoted.


A.H. Gufler to Representatives E.H. Rees and L.R. Cowden

A.H. Gufler to Representatives E.H. Rees and L.R. Cowden
Creator: Gufler, A. H
Date: March 3, 1927
A.H. Gufler, vice president of The Theo. Poehler Mercantile, writes to state representatives encouraging legalization of cigarettes in Kansas. The new cigarette law, H.B. 1 under consideration, was signed into law by Governor Paulen in 1927.


Appetite

Appetite
Creator: Franklin, William S. (William Suddards), 1863-1930
Date: 1894
A temperance booklet that notes "morbid appetite, once created is the tyrant which ruins the individual," and that abstinence from a habit which has no benefit, such as coffee, tobacco, liquor, etc., is the solution to society's troubles.


C. E. Booz to Governor Ben Paulen

C. E. Booz to Governor Ben Paulen
Creator: Booz, C.E.
Date: January 22, 1927
In this letter, C. E. Booz, of the McPherson Hail Insurance Company, writes Kansas Governor Ben Paulen opposing legislation to repeal the Kansas Anti Cigarette law.


John L. Frye to Governor Ben Paulen

John L. Frye to Governor Ben Paulen
Creator: Frye, John
Date: January 20, 1927
John Frye writes to Governor Paulen with his concerns about repeal of the Kansas anti-cigarette law.


Juvenile pledge, anti tobacco

Juvenile pledge, anti tobacco
Creator: Unknown author
Date: Unknown
This postcard, probably part of the Anti Tobacco campaign, asks juveniles to pledge they will not use tobacco.


R.H. Colegrove to Governor Arthur Capper

R.H. Colegrove to Governor Arthur Capper
Creator: Colegrove, R.H.
Date: October 5, 1916
R.H. Colegrove, Superintendent of Hamilton High School, seeks assistance from Governor Capper to stop the sale of cigarette papers and cigarettes to minors.


The new Anti-Cigarette Law of Kansas

The new Anti-Cigarette Law of Kansas
Creator: Kansas Legislature
Date: Between 1909
Enacted by the Kansas state legislature in 1909, this law prohibited the sale of cigarettes or cigarette papers in Kansas.


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