Princess Nicotine 1909

princess nicoteeen

Princess Nicotine; or, The Smoke Fairy is a 1909 five-minute silent film directed by J. Stuart Blackton based on an earlier musical starring Lillian Russell. In the film, a smoker falls asleep and is visited by two fairies. Wikipedia

Princess Nicotine; or, The Smoke Fairy was the first instance of tobacco product placement (for Sweet Corporal cigarettes and cigars) in the movies.
Initial release: August 10, 1909
Director: J. Stuart Blackton
Production company: Vitagraph Studios
Producer: J. Stuart Blackton
Cinematography: Tony Gaudio
Cast: Gladys Hulette, Paul Panzer

Advertisements

Author: Old Boy

Love the past and the future but live in the present