Captain Pry saying goodbye. Pry was born in Tampa in 1826 and was dedicated to the navy. Captain in1850 and on 20 July 1873 he took charge of the'Virginius'. He was executed on 7 November 1873. Cigar card from the History of Cuba, Geografico Universal, Propaganda de los Cigarros Susini y La Corona, Tabacalera Cubana.