The New Practical Reference Library Volume 6

The New Practical Reference Library Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ... good name is clear. Each firm, as a rule, has certain standard grades which are sold regularly. If any purchaser wishes a special mixture it is easy enough to accommodate him. Practically none of the importers or wholesalers ever sell directly to the consumer; the goods are first sold to the retailer, who sells teas and coffees under the importer's brand. The use of small packages has helped to do away with adulteration by dishonest retail dealers; the purchaser knows that he is getting the original package, just as it was received from the importer. Outline on Ooflee I. Tm; PLANT (1) Characteristics (a) Height (b) Size and appearance (2) Leaves (a) Surface (b) Color (3) Blossoms (1) Fmsmnw (b) Color (c) Shape (4) Fruit (a) Bean (1) Size (2) Color (3) Cells II. CULTIVATION (1) Necessary conditions (2) Where own (a) Bragzril (b) Central America (c) Mexico (d) West Indies (e) Ceylon (f) Java III. CONSUMPTION (1) United States (2) Canada (3) Germany (4) France (5) Austria (6) Other countries IV. Commons or Gnowrn (a) Heat (b) Shade (c) Moisture V. F001) VALUE (1) Stimulant Questions on (30300 What is the height of the coffee tree? How would it compare in size with the plum tree? What is the average number of pounds of coffee per tree from each crop? What is the color of the berry before being roasted? Describe the leaves, the blossoms, the fruit. How are the berries gathered? How dried? How is the husk removed? How is coffee packed for shipment? Of what countries is it a native? Where does the best coffee come from and what is it called? What country supplies two-thirds of all the coffee used? From what country does the United States get most of its coffee? Does Canada receive its supply from the same source? Outline on Tea I. THE...show more

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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 22mm | 767g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236875311
  • 9781236875310