Cigars of the Pharaoh

This may be common knowledge to everyone but myself, but I have never seen it mentioned in any of the fan websites or even books about Tintin. In such books it should come under the sections titled "Continuity". Have you noticed that as late as "Flight 714", Rastapopoulos is still smoking the "Cigars of the Pharaoh"? They have the mark of Kih-Oskh on them. Have a closer look:

March 2, 2008 05:29 PM | « Previous | Main | Next »


Didn't know, nice fact.

Posted by: Juanjo at March 15, 2008 12:13 AM

Posted this news at tintin dot com's blog ( and everyone loved the detail. This blog was, of course, cited as source.

Posted by: grandpommier at March 25, 2008 05:01 PM

very interesting post! expecting more entries! :)

Posted by: rathna at April 29, 2008 02:14 AM
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