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SAMOA

■ t ♦ (PBB tBBB3 ASSOCIATION.) Sydotsy, July 4. The Lubeck, whioh arrived to da; from Samoa, brings the following news * The President of the United States has forwarded presents to the value of 5000 dollarß as a recognition of tht bravery displayed by the Bamoans dor* ing the storm when the American and German war vessels were wrecked m Apia harbor. From Apia news has been rewired that one of Mataafa's men was imprisoned for stealing spirits, but 200 of his comrades broke into the gaol, and, overpowering the gaolers, rescued tha prisoner. The chief engineer of the American war vessel Nipsic died at Apia from fever. The Wolf has sailed from Apia for Jaliut, for the purpose of taking back to Samoa the deposed King Malietoa whom Germany has released.

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SAMOA, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2165, 5 July 1889

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SAMOA Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2165, 5 July 1889

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