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THE HONOLULU TIMES
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banquet room where we were seated
around a long table, which dispensed
the hospitality of little cakes
and Apollinaris, and unsweetened
Through the great gates of the
Yamcn we passed out to our chairs,
which bore us swiftly to our houseboat.
While the gray outlines of the
city faded in the evening light, a
vision of Soochow as one of the
great centers of the Chinese Empire
flashed through our minds. Py
means of its numerous canals, it
is within easy access of Shanghai,
and Chinkiang; it is in
the heart of the silk district, and its
very name has a magic sound in
the car of the Chinese. A still happier
augury for its future importance
is the prospect of its becoming
the center of the Shanghai,
Ilangchow and Nanking Railway.
Western enterprise has at last permeated
China's oriental conservatism
to good effect, and in the
awakening from her long sleep, she
is giving her consent to the laying
of the hated railways, which will
belt the empire from Canton to
With the setting sun gilding the
pinnacle of the Great Pagoda, and
shedding its last rays on the old
wall, we turned our prow towards
Shanghai, and bade a reluctant
farewell to the Venice of the Far
(Change our printer! Why should
we, pray? The last proof sent to us,
not one error. Hawaiian Gazette
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