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To: zeugma

Really? I’ll have to look it up.


72 posted on 06/30/2020 2:14:05 PM PDT by nopardons
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To: nopardons
According to Wikipedia,
The tobacco was personally named by R. J. Reynolds after Edward VII, who was known as Prince Albert before being crowned King.[5] The portrait of Prince Albert was based on one acquired by Reynolds at a tea party with Mark Twain.[5]

Sadly, it doesn't say why. Perhaps Reynolds just liked the guy.

75 posted on 07/01/2020 6:50:33 AM PDT by zeugma (Stop deluding yourself that America is still a free country.)
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