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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 434 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AIBONITO, an inland town of the electoral district of Guayama, Porto Rico,, on the highway between San Juan and Ponce, 25 M. E.N.E. of. the latter. It is the capital of a municipal district of the same name. Pop..(1899) of the town, 2085; of the district, 8596. The town is about 2200 ft. above sea level, and owing to its cool climate and freedom from malaria it has been chosen as an acclimatizing station and sanatorium for foreigners. It is surrounded by coffee plantations, and tobacco of excellent quality is. raised in the vicinity: The town was considerably damaged by the great hurricane of the 8th of August 1899.
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