The government of Mexico nationalized the /SanSebastianMines
thinking they would be a great new source of revenue for the state, only to discover that the mines were completely worthless. Furthermore, there was never any chance of mining copper there, so /FranciscoDAnconia
must have known all along the project was doomed to failure. /EddieWillers
shows the news report to /DagnyTaggart
, who tries to figure out how this could be, and finally tells Eddie to get her an appointment with "the bastard," Francisco. Eddie warns about meeting him in a way that indicates the emotional significance seeing Francisco will hold for Dagny.
Dagny's office at /TaggartTranscontinental
/FranciscoDAnconia - Mentioned.