BOSTON — A cigar half-smoked by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during a 1947 trip to Paris has sold for just over $12,000 during an online auction. Boston-based RR Auction says the 4-inch (10-centimeter) cigar was bought Wednesday evening by a collector from Palm Beach, Florida. The buyer’s name wasn’t released. The auction company says...
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- Half-smoked Winston Churchill cigar sells for $12K
By Associated Press - Thursday Oct 12, 2017
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By Ashley Boucher, provided by
- Tuesday Aug 15, 2017
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