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*** What Are You Smoking?*** (June 2019)

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  1. jiminks

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    A third of the way through this bowl of C&D Bluegrass in a medium bend raw sienna toned early Radice sandblast egg with bamboo carving on the shank and a black acrylic stem.

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    Arriving in June with C&D Engine #99 and listening to Janice Joplin takin' another little piece of my heart.......

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  3. redglow

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    Just lit a fresh bowl of Newminster 400 Superior Navy Flake.

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    About a third of a bowl left of Douwe Egberts House Blend Aromatic in a 1975 medium bend sandblasted looking, smooth on the sides yellow Pioneer meer with a black ferrule and vulcanite stem in the military mount style.

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    MM Country Gentleman in my Crown Bent Billiard. I'm getting more bread notes this time around, and it pairs nicely with some cold brewed hibiscus and coconut tea.

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    Now smoking D&R VIP in a 2004 smooth long shank Canadian Trever Talbot Ligne Bretagne Faite en Bretagne 4/3 with a black vulcanite tapered stem. Still working and now listening to The Beatles Channel.

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    A late night smoke of GL Pease Chelsea Morning in a Savinelli Oceano 320

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    Just finished work, and am not far from finishing this bowl of Jim's Va/Bur in a 2015 Basil Meadows Bing Crosby Merchant Service replica with a smooth straight thin shank, aluminum band and black ebonite stem.

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    Now smoking Edgeworth Ready Rubbed Match in a very much appreciated 1979 brown, slight bend grain etched flat front Stanwell Rego 969-48 (09) with a black vulcanite stem. Molly wants some play time, and she'll get it when I finish posting my smoke. I'm sure she's amused about being in second place.

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    Mac Baren HH Acadian Perique in a figural meer by Medet, with coffee.

    I find myself sitting idly on the line dividing past and future,
    as if I could kill time without injuring eternity. -- Thoreau
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    Last smoke of the day is Amphora Burley in a 2003 Stanwell Golden Danish 56 Rusticated Canadian with a black vulcanite stem. Reading baseball box scores.

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    Not far from finishing this bowl of Jim’s B Blend in a smooth 1998 Parker 489 three quarter bend Billiard with a black vulcanite stem. Simply Orange is my drink.

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    Breakfast Carter Hall & Coffee

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  14. cortezattic

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    C&D Billy Budd Blonde in a figural meer by Medet, with coffee and the morning paper.

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    Coffee...

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    Did some snacking and am a quarter of the way through this bowl of old Edward G. Robinson's Pipe Blend in a 1982 black sandblasted paneled slight bend Savinelli flat bottom sitter with a black vulcanite saddle stem. Watching C-Span 3, which is The American History Channel on weekends.

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    Now smoking Smoker’s Pride Mellow Taste in a smooth straight pre-transition Barling 313 T.V.F. EXEXEL pot with a black ebonite saddle stem. Reading stuff.

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    D&R Vengeur Silver in a figural meer by Medet, with coffee.

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    Irish Flake in an Armorelli 2019 Chicago Show Old Root bulldog.

    Blowin' smoke since 1970.
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    Almost finished smoking C&D Oriental Blend Number One in a 1982 black sandblasted medium bend W.O. Larsen freehand with a black vulcanite stem.

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    Just tried smoking a bowl of Warridor Plug in a 7" meerschaum 'cutty' but I had to abandon the exercise due to this miserable upper respiratory tract infection doing the rounds that I have been battling since Tuesday. I've seen the quacks, filled the prescription and taken the medication and I am still coughing like a consumptive. I think I'll switch it up to beer and try and drown this bug the old fashioned way!!

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    St. Bruno Flake in a 1966 Dunhill billiard.

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    As an after thought before anyone asks 'Warridor' is a mixture of Warrior and Condor Plug which I have grown rather fond of during my sojourn in Florida avoiding the cold northern winter months!

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    2013 Brigham Klondike Gold in a Rad Davis Billiard.

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    Scotty’s Butternut Burley in a Butz-Choquin D’Accord 4-Square Billiard

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    Carter Hall in a Sav......

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    Mac Baren HH Burley Flake in a Unfinished Savinelli 673

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    Gawith, Hoggarth, & Co Brown Flake Unscented in an unmarked meer.

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    Amphora Original Blend in a straight Missouri Meerschaum Missouri Pride.

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    Enjoyed a couple of tasty cheese burgers, and am a quarter of the way through this bowl of D&R A.B. Rimboche in a 1938 straight black grain relief Dunhill OX Shell bulldog with a silver band repair and a black vulcanite saddle stem. A bottle of Cheerwine made with pure cane sugar is my drink.

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    Ennerdale Flake in a Rossi canadian. Fantastic change of pace and just placed an order for some more Lakeland blends.

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    Harvest on Hudson in a Savinelli 915

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    Stokkebye English Luxury in a Morgan Bones Bulldog

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    Now smoking Esoterica Dunbar in a smooth straight late ‘50s, early 1960s Lane era Charatan Selected 43 Dublin with a black vulcanite double comfort saddle stem. This pipe was formerly owned by actor William Conrad.

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  35. alaskanpiper

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    Trying to decide between margate or boswell northwoods in my save spigot 315KS

    Or FMC in My Sav new art 920.

    Decisions decisions......so hard at one bowl/week.

    "We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that death will tremble to take us." ---Hank

    "Yeah, well, you know that's just like, uh, your opinion, man..." --- The Dude
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  36. cigrmaster

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    Just finished a bowl of 2011 Dunhill Deluxe Navy Rolls in a Rad Davis Dublin.

    Now smoking some 2012 Fribourg & Treyer SPecial Brown Flake in a Rad Davis Rhodesian.

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    GL Pease Quiet Nights on the back porch. Tigers/Braves getting ready to start on the radio. Raining softly with thunder rumbling off in the distance. Perfect for a nice QN experience.

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    Almost half way through this bowl of Lane Burley and Black in a 2003 medium bent Ural meer with a lined and etched egg shaped bowl with a brown pearl acrylic saddle stem. Ice tea and bergs is my drink. Watching the Brewers-Pirates game.

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    2013 Ashton Consummate Gentleman in a Savinelli Roma 673

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    PS LNF in a Pete Killarney 999 Rhodesian P-lip (my only P-lip)

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    Mac Baren Mixture Scottish Blend in a Peterson Rustic Tankard P-lip.

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    About a quarter of a bowl left of D&R Raccoon’s Delight in an old, undated brown full bend straight grain London Castle egg with a tapered black vulcanite stem. Ice water and bergs is my evening drink.

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    Dunhill Dark Flake in a figural meer by Medet, with coffee.

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    Mac Baren HH Vintage Syrian and coffee. Watching the Detroit Grand Prix on tv.

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    2006 Mac Baren VA #1 in a BriarWorks c23 brownblast lovat

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    Edward G. Robinson blend in a Kaywoodie Flame Grain. First time trying this blend, and it's up my alley. Mild and pleasant, with a classic old-school American character. For me, a little latakia goes a long way, and this is just right.

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    Now smoking Watch City 4th Nun Returns in a straight black sandblast late 1990s 2 star Ferndown Bark squashed pot with a tapered cumberland stem.

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    2007 Peterson Irish Flake in a Rad Davis Billiard.

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    C&D Bayou Morning in a Walther Squashed Tomato,

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    Dunhill Mixture BB1938 in a Savinelli 320 Oceano

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    PS #52 Proper English ion a 40 year old Bent Brandy basket pipe simply marked ‘IMPORTED BRIAR’.

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    Not far from finishing this bowl of Wilke Royal Scot in a 1999 smooth dark brown full bend Tim West ball with a tapered black acrylic stem.

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    Motzek - (Curly) Strang in a Falcon with a Meer Bowl...

    "the weez"...
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  55. haparnold

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    Enjoying a rare English blend in the warm months: GL Pease Westminster in a Stanwell brushed black Lovat. Best $20 pipe I ever bought.

    De Gustibus Non Est Disputandum
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  56. jiminks

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    Now smoking 1950s Rum & Maple Tobacco Company Rum & Maple Mixture Blend No. 53 in a medium bend egg 2017 Royal Meerschaum Dragon meer with a black and cream swirl amber colored acrylic tapered stem. This will get me to dinner time. The Brewers and Pirates have traded leads several times today, and it's now 10-10 in the 10th.

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    During my travels,after a few drinks one night,I picked up a pouch of Davidoff Aromatic Virginia.Soon after,I saw the need to cut it with the remains of my C&D #1 Burley Flake ,Some Peterson Irish Flake.This buttressed up the Davidoff,somewhat.I am smoking that now,in a Larsen bent egg.

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    St. Bruno: Ready Rubbed in a Meer Cutty...

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  59. jiminks

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    Relaxing after a wonderful trout and baked potato dinner with watermelon for dessert. Now smoking year 2014 Saint James Flake in a smooth straight Lane era Charatan Executive Extra Large stretch apple with diagonal channel cuts on the lower right and left of the bowl along with a black vulcanite double comfort stem. This pipe was formerly owned by actor William Conrad. Pirates and Brewers are still playing, tied in the 13th.

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    GLP Navigator in a figural meer by Medet, with coffee, watching the Yankees and Red Sox while the Cubs and Cards are in a rain delay.

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    War Horse Bar in a BBB Thorneycroft prince.

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    Not far from finishing this bowl of Peretti Coffee Blend in a 1979 smooth slight bend H. Jones Ltd. Easy Loader 391 Dublin with a black vulcanite stem. Going to work now.

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    A couple minutes or so away from smoking late 1960s Sir Walter Raleigh in a black 1997 Brebbia Jubilee 925 silver banded grain sandblast briar calabash with a black acrylic stem.

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    Esoterica Stonehaven in a Peterson Silver Army Mount 999.

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    Not far away from finishing this bowl of Stokkebye Highland Whiskey in a 2013 slight bend grain etched briar John Barrett Volcano with a walnut shank and a black plastic stem. Time to feed the cats.

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    Now smoking D&R Raccoon’s Accent in a pre-1980s straight dark brown Comoy's Sandblast 186 billiard with a black vulcanite tapered stem. Love the yenidje in this blend.

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    Bengal Slices in an acorn style corn cob made by someone in Solvang, CA.

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    Now smoking Sutliff Prince Albert Match in a 1980s straight smooth Big Ben pot with a nickel band and a black vulcanite saddle stem. Just finished the last page of Golden Pelican #5. One more issue to go!

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    Did a little snacking and am now smoking Vauen No.14 Virginia Flake in a black sand blasted straight 1998 XXX Ashton lovat with a black acrylic saddle stem. I may finish the day with this smoke.

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    After enjoying a 1/2 batch (small skillet's worth) slice of corn bread I made from 'scratch', and some coffee, I'm heading out with my Yelo-Bole Lovat briar with some Windsail/perique. I sanded the laqueur off and finished it out with the 10 or so micro pad succession and now it's a warm natural nut brown finish that feels much more pleasant in hand.
    My son gifted me the pipe. He doesn't smoke at all.

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