The New York Pipe Club
    July 20th, 2011

By Bob Tate
The New York Pipe Club (NYPC) was established in the early 1980’s and currently has around 200 members. Over the years they have had many different presidents such as Sailorman Jack, David Siegel, and Vernon Vig to name but a few. The current president, Lou Carbone sat down with’s Bob Tate for a chat to find out more about the pipe club in America’s largest city.

The NYPC currently meets once a month on the second Tuesday of each month. Over the years, the club has had many different meeting places for their monthly meetings. As most of you may know, it is becoming increasingly hard to find smoker friendly establishments where they can host the meetings. Unfortunately, this is not something new to the NYPC. They have had difficulties finding and keeping a meeting place pretty much since its inception. And now with all of the current smoking bans in New York, it makes this task that much more difficult.

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