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Old 05-05-2018, 07:32 PM   #1
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All I see is "This photo is no longer available".
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Old 05-05-2018, 08:17 PM   #3
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Old 05-07-2018, 07:53 AM   #4
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The color of the cigar looks awful. If it's real, it was the leftover's of the rolling session they did not want to box.
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Old 05-07-2018, 08:19 AM   #5
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The smoke wasn't great either, weird ash, don't know how to explain it.

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Old 05-07-2018, 09:23 AM   #6
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The wrapper looks very light. Almost Connecticut.
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Old 05-07-2018, 09:47 AM   #7
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The wrapper looks very light. Almost Connecticut.
It was tight and a little wrinkly. Does the band look correct? I have never had a real one before.
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It was tight and a little wrinkly. Does the band look correct? I have never had a real one before.
Looks glossier than the recent examples I have seen, but it is Cuba.
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Joyita? Looks ok for Joyita
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I think you're on to something here Marc.
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If it’s off the island it’s probably really fresh.
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