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Here’s an assortment of rather large ceramic ashtrays (5 of them, probably at least 25 years old) and vintage – 1950s era – plastic GES-Line ashtrays (3 yellow and 1 blue; the orange one sold) as well as one that has an On/Off switch, although I have no clue why. 427 more words
Super Clean Tokyo and the 1964 Campaign to "Banish Cigarette Butts From All the Streets in the World"
When I first moved to Japan, the first pleasant surprise was the everyday practice of taking my shoes off before entering a home. After doing that for a while, it nearly disgusted me when I came back to New York where everywhere was parading around the house in the shoes that stepped in all kinds of you-know-what outside. 552 more words