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Kool enjoyed continued success through the 1950s, when growing public concern about the health risks associated with smoking began to take a toll on the Kool brand.Brown and Williamson responded to these concerns by releasing filtered varieties of Kool - first an 85mm "king-sized" filtered version in the 1960s that was followed by a 100mm or "long" filtered version in the 1970s.
'"'This is a cigarette that's designed to take the place of their standard smoke".As much as the new Kools may bolster the company's bottom line, their sugary names seemed certain to raise the voltage further in the already charged debate on cigarette marketing and teenagers. Healton, president and chief executive at the antismoking American Legacy Organisation, also in Washington, echoed that charge."The flavored cigarettes are clearly designed to appeal to nonsmokers". Myers, president at the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids in Washington, arguing that flavors like berry help mask the taste of tobacco. "It's all the same basic notion, which is that 90 percent of smoking initiation is among those who are under the age of 19".Detachment, an ironic sensibility, and a perverse pride in being "bad" were the typical responses to this marginal status.