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June 1998
Volume 25
Number 3

GIFTS & ACCESSORIES

Lithographed Notecards for Cigar Lovers
La Coleccion, a producer of cigar gifts and accessories, has just introduced a new line of fine quality lithographed antique cigar label notecards. The line of six limited edition card designs faithfully reproduce the detail and color of the original labels. The designs currently offered are: Mark Twain, White Cat, Big Wolf, Round Up, Sonny Boy, and La Victoria. The notecards are available in bulk with an acrylic countertop display for single card sale or packaged in miniature, hinged cigar boxed sets containing ten notecards of a single design along with envelopes. New designs will be introduced throughout the year, including a holiday design. La Colección, Portsmouth, NH, Tel: (603) 433-3988.
Invader Lighter From Prometheus
The new Prometheus Invader lighter is a laser-flamed, jet turbo lighter whose high-temperature flame is ideal for lighting cigars. Due to improved laser technology, the Invader's flame is broader and longer, making it ideal for all smoking needs. The lighter is available in six different finishes; silver, gun metal, black lacquer, chrome, black matte, and dark brown marble. Suggested retail price, $75; 50 percent discount for dealers. Purchase an assortment of 12 units and receive one free Prometheus Solar lighter. Prometheus International, Inc., Bell, CA, Tel: (213) 261-7200.
Ashtray for Those On the Go
The Courtesy Cup, from Courtesy Products, Inc., is a cigar- and cigarette-friendly ashtray which fits into any cup holder. It is made from thermo-set resin and will withstand temperatures up to 500°F. The durable design will provide years of use in golf carts, cars, trucks, vans, and boats. It is available in a 12-pack, point-of-purchase display, and 48 per case bulk. Courtesy Products, Inc., Atlanta, GA, Tel: (800) 490-7081.
Smoker's Caddy from re-MarkaBall
The Smoker's Caddy is a versatile cigar holder designed for the active sportsman. The Caddy securely attaches to any surface by twisting a thumbscrew and provides a safe haven for your cigar or cigarette while you golf or fish. It can be used on golf bags, golf carts, boats, and tackle boxes. Suggested retail price $4.99. re-MARKaBALL, Eden Prarie, MN, Tel: (800) 788-9654.

Sterling Silver Cigar Accessories
Harman Brothers of Birmingham, England, a manufacturer of fine sterling silver items since 1916, offers its latest line of handcrafted cigar accessories. The "Sterling Elegance" collection features a variety of products including humidors in several sizes, all Spanish cedar-lined and accompanied by a Credo humidification system and hygrometer; single or double Churchill cigar tubes; a range of individually designed ashtrays; cigar cutters and borers; and silver-plated cigarillo cases. The humidors, cigar tubes, and cigarillo cases are available in a plain silver or engine-turned finish with the option of engraved initials or corporate insignia. The ashtrays are sterling silver and feature a solid black wooden base, holding up to four cigars. The cigar cutters and borers include stainless steel blades to ensure a clean cut. All Harman's products carry the British Hallmark, which guarantees the purity of the silver, as well as the Markers Mark of Harman Brothers, the unique symbol which identifies the company's reputation for quality and high product standards. Sterling Elegance, New York, NY, Tel: (888) 925-7458.

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