Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1915-1944 (2)--Original Data, 1944-1957. Estimates As Published By The Survey Of Current Business Are Based On Stamps Actually Used By Manufacturers And Importers. Small Cigarettes Are Those Weighing Not More Than 3 Pounds Per 1000. Source: Data Are From Supplements And Monthly Issues Of The Survey Of Current Business, 1947-1957.
This NBER data series m01087b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.
NBER Indicator: m01087b
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, Tobacco Consumption, Small Cigarettes for United States [M0187BUSM241NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/M0187BUSM241NNBR/, July 1, 2015.