[Puzant Torigion of Bravo Smokes]


Photograph of Puzant Torigion sitting in front of a photograph.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 11 x 13 cm.

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Bradly, Bill 1960~.


This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection and was provided by Deaf Smith County Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 12 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.


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Photograph of Puzant Torigion sitting in front of a photograph.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 11 x 13 cm.


Along with a number of investors, Puzant Torigion developed a lettuce cigarette factory. The company failed due to inferior taste and because the cigarettes were too strong. He lost his life savings, but tried again in 1997.

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Bill and Marcella Bradly Collection

Photographer Bill Bradly documented the people and businesses of the Deaf Smith County area, represented here. Funding provided in part by Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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  • 1960~

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  • March 30, 2006, 12:19 p.m.

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  • Oct. 28, 2013, 2:05 p.m.

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Bradly, Bill. [Puzant Torigion of Bravo Smokes], photograph, 1960~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10917/: accessed October 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Deaf Smith County Library.