Were you drunk?

Sydney Gazette – 19 January 1837


Smoking manners

Never hold the cigarette between your teeth or at the side of your mouth.  Oh, and if you happen to be a woman with a “pretty proboscis”, don’t blow smoke through those beautiful nostrils of yours.  In 1933, advertising in the Australian Women’s Weekly chastised the inhospitable host who did not offer cigarettes to their guests.

The Queenslander – 11 May 1889

The Australian Women’s Weekly – 24 June 1933