Slide show: The Bad Old Days When Everybody Smoked in L.A.

Since 1976 the American Cancer Society has held the Great American Smokeout every Third Thursday in November. For a while they had celebrity ambassadors like Ed Asner and Sammy Davis, Jr. but the idea has always been the same: Convince people to stop smoking.

More than 40 million Americans still use tobacco, which remains the single largest preventable cause of death in the United States. It only takes a trip to Vegas to remember what it was like when cigarettes were lit up all around...

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