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Event Date:
March 11, 2007  

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26th Annual Chicago S.O.B. Pipe Smoking Contest
Forty-five classy pipe smokers vied for $5,000.00 worth of valuable prizes by keeping 3.3 grams of official tobacco lit. Last one out was Marty Bader 1 hour 6 minutes and 15 seconds! (Paul Bender was a close second at 1 hour 5 minutes and 31 seconds).

Contest was held at the luxurious and swanky O'Brien's Restaurant.

Next Year's contest will be the second Sunday in March- Save the date!
Coffee and Doughnuts at 9AM at Up Down, prize viewing and seating at 10AM contest starts at 11.
Advanced Registration $15.00  

Doughnuts and coffee at 9 AM at Up Down
Doughnuts and coffee at 9 AM at Up Down
Bob Carmody gleefully keeps score
Bob Carmody gleefully keeps score



First one out picks last from the prize table but gets a large booby prize of matches.
First one out picks last from the prize table but gets a large booby prize of matches.




Otto presides over O'Brien's
Otto presides over O'Brien's
Hot competition at the S.O.B. table.
Hot competition at the S.O.B. table.



The Up Down Sons of Briar
The Up Down Sons of Briar



Last two contestants
Last two contestants
Marty wins!
Marty wins!





Sue Bender pins number 2 on Paul.
Sue Bender pins number 2 on Paul.


Marty grabs the Tom Eltang pipe.
Marty grabs the Tom Eltang pipe.


Judge George
Judge George
The Steffo Men
The Steffo Men
Judge Milito lights up his Thomas Cristiano
Judge Milito lights up his Thomas Cristiano

Paul grabs the Savinelli Autograph
Paul grabs the Savinelli Autograph
 
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