Biscuit-making is represented by a large number of factories, for the most part in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, and there are a number of breweries of the most modern type in the same two states.
Singapore has also establishments for tinning pineapples, and a large biscuit factory.
Its industries consist chiefly in glass-blowing, distilling, biscuit-making and the manufacture of manures.
The officers were hurriedly drinking tea and breakfasting, the soldiers, munching biscuit and beating a tattoo with their feet to warm themselves, gathering round the fires throwing into the flames the remains of sheds, chairs, tables, wheels, tubs, and everything that they did not want or could not carry away with them.
The dinner was nearly over, and the Emperor, munching a biscuit, rose and went out onto the balcony.