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That's All
Edie Adams, an actress, comedian and singer who both embodied and winked at the stereotypes of fetching chanteuse and sexpot blonde, especially in a long-running series of TV commercials for Muriel cigars, in which she poutily encouraged men to “pick one up and smoke it sometime,” died Wednesday in the West Hills section of Los Angeles. She was 81 and lived in Los Angeles.

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iamjanjan From: iamjanjan Date: October 16th, 2008 11:06 am (UTC) (Link)
thanks for that. what a treat. and one of my favorite songs to boot!
emaline412 From: emaline412 Date: October 16th, 2008 11:44 am (UTC) (Link)
One of my favorite standards. She's lovely.
keeyoo From: keeyoo Date: October 16th, 2008 02:47 pm (UTC) (Link)
I like that little trivia balloon in there about Lucy and Desi's impending divorce...

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