The Lost Boundary of Texas
Survey discrepancies have led to an uncertain western boundary line in Texas. The author urges that the line be resurveyed and marked before the discovery of oil or mineral shall provoke a boundary dispute.
Ice Caves and Frozen Wells
The author discusses such phenomena as ice caves, blowing caves, and breathing wells.
Western Progress in China
Preliminary resolutions adopted by China’s Board of National Administration show the intent to institute reforms and adopt methods of the West.
Diary of a Voyage from San Francisco to Tahiti and Return, 1901
The author’s diary chronicles a relaxing pleasure trip to Tahiti and culminates with the performance of a firewalk.
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