Business: World Sugar Talks

The four great sugar bowls of the world are the U. S., Cuba, Java, Europe. Last week representatives of these bowls were striving to halt the great stream of production which has filled their bowls to overflowing, has taken sweet profit out of the industry.

To save the Cuban bowl is the mission of Thomas Lincoln Chadbourne, smart Manhattan lawyer appointed tsar last summer by the Cuban Growers & American Bankers (TIME, Aug. 18). Last week he was in Amsterdam, determined to save the world sugar industry in his attempt to help Cuba.


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