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José Orlando Padrón: The Life of a True Cigar Connoisseur

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At the end of last year, cigar connoisseurs from all over the globe were saddened by the news that one of the tobacco industry’s greatest icons, José Orlando Padrón, had passed away. At 91 years of age, Padrón had certainly made his mark in the world of tobacconists and was best known as the founder […]