A Look Inside Tampa's Last Cigar Factory

Jul 22, 2014
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The New York Times has a photo essay from inside the J. C. Newman Cigar Company factory, the last cigar factory in Tampa.

Some unforgettable places waft into memory on a scent. For Floridians, it may be the sweetness of mangoes in Miami, the salt-sprinkled air of the Keys, the pungency of the Everglades. In Ybor City, a neighborhood in Tampa, history is cloaked in the woody, earthen notes of a cigar...

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