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The New York Times wrote an editorial insaying cigarettes had "an appalling hold on American youth beyond anything which the Smokers dating Corpus Christi at large had dreamed of.
The s saw all but two states place age restrictions on sales, and at least 14 states had the minimum age set at 21, according to the TIME article.
World War I changed that, with Brick fitness for women Moore arguing that a man fighting for his country should be able to smoke, and several states dropping the limit.
The tobacco industry decided in the s that 18 years old was a "reasonable limit to fight to maintain," according to the TIME article. Other states include:.
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