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


n , I I. BY4LEOTBIO TXLEOBAPH — OOFfBXOHT,} (Pan Prkss Assocoinoir.) * CKeoelved Maroh 6, 12.7 p.m.) Washington Maroh 5. General Harrison, the Presidentelect of the United States, was sworn m ton day. Bain interfered with the ceremonials observed on the occasion. , In his address the new President stated that he was hopeful that the policy of Protection would be continued by the States. He was confident that no friendly European Power would endeavor to dominate the Isthmus of Panama, or found colonies there. It was intended that the personal commercial righto -of American traders should be protected everywhere, that coaling stations should be conserved, and thatrespeot towards th« American flag should be exacted. An increase of the navy was contemplated, also to reduce the surplus without injuring domestic industry. It would b» necessary to improve the position of colored citizens, and to make the naturalisation laws stricter. There was 119 immediate prospect of altering the partizan basis on which appointments were made to the Civil Service.

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 AMERICAN PRESIDENT., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2080, 6 March 1889

Word Count

THE AMERICAN PRESIDENT. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2080, 6 March 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.