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Day 845 April 25 2011

In 5th line on April 25, 2011 at 11:00 am

“Emilio, Federico Perez Carbo, and a handful of other santiagueros were meeting secretly to make conspiratorial arrangements.”~~Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause by Tom Gjelten

The story of the Bacardi family. When Castro nationalized the distillery in 1960, the family fled to the U.S.But the Bacardi’s continued to fight for Cuba and worked to overthrow the Castro’s regime.