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"THE FOOD OF THE GODS."

quantities doubled between 1880 and 1890, and have since more than doubled again.

TABLE SHOWING THE QUANTITIES OF CACAO CLEARED FOR HOME CONSUMPTION SINCE 1880.
lbs.  lbs. 
1880 10,556,159 1892 20,797,283
1881 10,897,795 1893 20,874,995
1882 11,996,853 1894 22,441,048
1883 12,868,170 1895 24,484,502
1884 13,976,891 1896 24,523,428
1885 14,595,168 1897 27,852,152
1886 15,165,714 1898 32,087,084
1887 15,873,698 1899 34,013,812
1888 18,227,017 1900 37,829,326
1889 18,464,164 1901 42,353,724
1890 20,224,175 1902 45,643,784
1891 21,599,860