Article image
Article image
This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


(Pjib Pbmh Association.) Wishinoton, January 22. Mr Bayard, Secretary of State, says, if the neutrality of Pamoa is interfered with, Germany breaks the treaty, not America. Five American warships are now at the Isthmus of Darien. Another American man-of-war has been sent to Aspinwall, on the north shores of the Isthmus. Washington, January 24. A Committee of Congress on Foreign Relations propose that half a million dollars should be voted to protect American interests m Samoa, and also 100,000 dollars to improve Pagopago harbor. It has been ascertained the Committee consider it the duty of the United btates to forcibly intervene for the protection of the autonomy of fcamoa. Mr Sewell, American Consul at Samoa informed the Committee on Foieign Relations that the British Consul m Samoa had' been acting m the German interests for the last three years. He believes England intends to remain neutral m the present conflict, Germany having agreed that England shall receive Tonga, and eventually Hawaii, if Germany is allowed to take possession of Samoa.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item

Bibliographic details

THE SAMPAN QUESTION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2046, 25 January 1889

Word Count

THE SAMPAN QUESTION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2046, 25 January 1889

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.