Smoking competition at YMCA

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The Luton News , 11th February 1915

Unique Smoking Competition - Mr A C Bunting, who recently entered into possession of the Moor Hut of the Y.M.C.A is doing good work and is making excellent arrangements to attract the Tommies. On Saturday night a unique competition was held and was a source of attraction. A prize was offered to the man who could keep smoking for the longest period, a Woodbine cigarette. Ten men competed and the winner was Pte H J Bethell of the 2nd North Midland R.A.M.C. who kept his cigarette going for 28 minutes.


Luton News article February 1915

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Author: Diane Cullen

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