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Cable To Our Colonies

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Parent Issue
Day
5
Month
August
Year
1898
Copyright
Public Domain
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San Francisco, July 29.- The Evening Post says that the United States wlll soon be connected by cable with her newly acquired Pacific possessions, and the cable will connect the United States from this city with Hawaii, the Ladrones, the Philippines and Hong Kong. The paper says that according to the terms of the contract the work must be completed within six months. The price to be paid is stated to be $10,000,000. The company has been operating very quietly with the co-operation of this government and the Hawaiians, pending the annexation proceedings.

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Ann Arbor Argus
Old News