Reversals of Fortune in the Tea Industry Part XXXI: Thomas Lipton, Philanthropist
This 1920 photograph was taken on Lipton's steam yacht, Victoria, after his final attempt to wrest the America's Cup from the hands of the New York Yacht Club.
Lipton appears here with Mrs. Joseph (Rose Fitzgerald) Kennedy and her two sisters, Eunice and Agnes.
Lipton was at the height of his popularity in the U.S. at this time. Read the Spring 2014 Article A Note to our Valued Customers
"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."