Banana Reefers

Some articles on bananas, banana, banana reefers:

Ships of United Fruit Company's Great White Fleet
... Spanish-American War - Each carried 53 passengers 35000 bunches of bananas ... Venus (1903) United Fruit Company's first refrigerated banana ship San Jose, Limon Esparta (1904) first banana reefers built to United Fruit design - San Jose Esparta were sunk by U-boats during ... Atenas (1909) class of thirteen 5000-ton banana reefers built in Ireland Pastores (1912) 7241-ton cruise liner became USS Pastores (AF-16) Calamares (1913) 7622-ton banana ...

Famous quotes containing the word banana:

    I never liked bananas much anyway. Two-thirds of the way down even one banana I am willing to concede defeat smilingly and give the rest to the nearest monkey.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)