The Sugar Sentinel

The Sugar Sentinel

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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: ...that if your department acts favorably upou., our 'request it will not he to the liking ing of American refirfo_i's. We can say-that the Aiiieriean refiners do-not exei-else today any control over the. government '-of Cuba and therefore are not in a. position" to interfere'with-what will be your valuable services in supplying the information which we ask, and which we know your department possess. notwithstanding the current reports, sent out by those who are deeply iii-' terested in placing obstacles in the way of the nranufactiire and sending to the market of Cuban s'ugan_s of-_u e(uality_goed enough. to be refined. We take pleasure. in advising Vyou Lhm. from this date we have-the funnies President Mario G. Mcnocal, Executive Mansion, Havana, Cuba. Excellent Sir: A reliable sugar scllnr writes me that he cannot get in touch with any planters who desire to sell any near 100 per cent (Buss (.'rys'tal) sugars in the United States. To quote him: "You say the Cuban planters' only want 50 cents per hundred above the price of 96 per cent, for their "Bass Crystal." We will take '2-30,000 bags today and szll them at the price you 1ne'nti0n..t Now, put us next imd get us.results. '-o have not-heard from a single party we have written, so it looks like a. "hot-air proposition. We have come to the con; 1-l11Si0n that the planters there do not want to make any connections to sell their sugars." ' Some time'back we w'r'iu; to Sec. Nunez and asked him for the addresses of. all. sugar.-estates _that turned out any sugars good enough to go into direct consumption. Up-to-date, We havel not been honored by any acknow-.' larlgement or our communication, and, we have anumbcr of sugar sellers...show more

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  • Paperback | 228 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 413g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236889711
  • 9781236889713