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Churchill's wartime Cuban cigars (and the death of a mouse)

The story of gifts of cigars to Winston Churchill by the Cuban government during World War II can be found here. As it was wartime, the cigars had to be tested, and a poor lab mouse died.

Posted by David Fahey on August 9, 2007 at 06:25 PM in Britain, Cuba, Tobacco | Permalink