Punch,  17 (1849), 144.

Fine Sweet Havannahs



News-Commentary, Drollery


Analytical Chemistry, Adulteration

    Responding to Andrew Ure's evidence for the adulteration of tobacco by sugar, suggests that 'cigars are only lollipops in disguise' and that the 'tobacco warehouse' is a large-scale 'sweet-shop'. Believes this evidence explains the smoking habits of the 'Rising Generation'.

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