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Vintage Ronson Master Case Cigarette Case Lighter Comination 1933 - 1950s

 
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Vintage 1940s Ronson Mastercase Cigarette Case Lighter Combination. (Introduced in 1933 and produced into the 1950s) Made by Ronson, Newark New Jersey, USA. Satin Chrome finish. Machined Swirl Pattern Interior. Cartouche plate is engraved EBR. This case is for Regular size Non-Filter Cigarettes Sparks and lights. Good used Working condition with normal wear.

Classy accessory from a more elegant era!

Only One Available

 Nice interior design/ shelf accent item. Working Lighter. Good Spark, Lights Easily

With it's classic design this Vintage Cigarette Lighter makes a great 1930's - 1960's era Movie, TV or Stage Prop.

PRICES ARE IN US DOLLARS

Vintage Ronson Master Case Cigarette Case Lighter Comination 1933 - 1950s

$99.95
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Used condition with normal wear. No dents or major damage. Some minor scuffs and scrapes. Great Accessory with lots of personality! Watch the looks of amazement in the smoking section.

RONSON LIGHTER COMPANY

In 1906 Louis V. Aronson, Founder of The Ronson Lighter Company and owner of  Art Metal Works, began designing prototypes for an automatic Cigar, Cigarette and Pipe lighter. He patented several generations of Igniting-Apparatus until finally arriving at the Banjo Lighter. Ronson received an exclusive patent, in 1926, for a new automatic style of lighter that worked with one hand and Ronson marketed it under the slogan "A flip - and it's lit! Release - and it's out!" Aronson designed other models around the invention, which were marketed under the Ronson brand name. Many early Ronson lighters demand high prices in the collectibles marketplace. 

During World War II, Ronson plants were switched to 24-hour ammunition production. After the war, Ronson went back to producing lighters and then branched out to produce consumer products like electric razors and cooking appliances. The company expanded to include plants in England and Australia. In the early 1980s, high costs and the advent of cheap disposable lighters forced closure of its production facility in England. 

In 2010 Zippo acquired Ronson and still produces lighters and lighter fluid products, refillable and disposable pocket lighters

Some Little Known Facts: Ronson Invented the first Mechanical Cigarette Lighter, Ronson Invented the First Refillable Butane Gas Lighter, Ronson Invented the first Adjustable Flame Butane Gas Lighter, Ronson Patented the World's First Gas Valve and Invented the Gas Cartridge to Refill Butane Gas Lighters. 

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