A few years back, I had put together, on this blog, an extensive collection of Indian Cigarette Ads from 1800s to 2000s.
Here’s another addition to the collection. A pre-independence (1945 to be precise) advertisement for Panama Cigarettes:
For a friendly smoke it’s the tobacco that counts.
India’s own cigarettes
With a luxury blend!
The Golden Tobacco Co (Dalmia Group) owned brand is still around.