|John Curtin's daughter, Elsie Macleod remembers her father as a heavy smoker|
JCPML Records of Elsie Macleod . Interview of Elsie Macleod, 1994 &1995. JCPML00012. (Interviewer Ronda Jamieson)
RJ So would your father have been a heavy smoker, Elsie?
MACLEOD Oh yes. Oh, I would say he was almost nonstop. The only redeeming thing was that more often than not, I don't really remember him smoking without a cigarette holder. He didn't have a cigarette just in his mouth, he did have it in a holder, but I don't think it made that much difference.