Government incentive to process tobacco, 1873.


A premium of ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS is hereby offered to the company or individual who shall first cure by the “Culp” process, and export, twenty-thousand pounds (20,000 lbs.) of Hawaiian grown tobacco [paka]; provided, that parties who intend to compete for this premium, shall give notice to the Minister of the Interior, before the 1st day of March 1874.

Edwin O. Hall,
Minister of the Interior.

Honolulu, May 26, 1873.

(Kuokoa, 5/31/1873, p. 2)


Ka Nupepa Kuokoa, Buke XII, Helu 22, Aoao 2. Mei 31, 1873.


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