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‘Marlboro Man’ who later warned against smoking dies of lung disease

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By Steve Gorman, Reuters

LOS ANGELES - Eric Lawson, one of several actors who depicted the "Marlboro Man" cowboy in a long-running series of cigarette ads for Philip Morris and later appeared in an anti-tobacco message for the American Cancer Society, has died of lung disease.

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