125 Years Ago
Peace Protocol Signed
August 10, 2023
Herald of Aug. 18, 1898
Secretary Day and M. Cambon of Spain signed a peace protocol ending the war with Spain. Manila was bombarded by Dewey on Saturday and surrendered unconditionally. The rough riders with General Joe Wheeler and Colonel Roosevelt landed at Montauk Point and are in quarantine. Some men were so weak they were hardly able to walk.
One of the annoyances that greet our ears almost every night, is the effort to wake up the boys of the livery stable when teams come in. A solid half hour has been put in before the boys could be aroused. We suggest a night bell over the boys’...