Universal Peace and the School (Document I), item 18

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[Beaumont Hotel letterhead]


17/

since the United States acquired

the Philippines and Porto Rico

and Hawaii? Not one penny,

you all know, and if you

are manufacturers of sugar

and tobacco you may

think yourselves

poorer. The wealth and

prosperity of a nation do not

depend upon its political

power, but upon her trade

and commerce and these

do not depend upon her

army and navy. Are not

the inhabitants of Switzerland,

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[Beaumont Hotel letterhead]


17/

since the United States acquired

the Philippines and Porto Rico

and Hawaii? Not one penny,

you all know, and if you

are manufacturers of sugar

and tobacco you may

think yourselves

poorer. The wealth and

prosperity of a nation do not

depend upon its political

power, but upon her trade

and commerce and these

do not depend upon her

army and navy. Are not

the inhabitants of Switzerland,


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  • October 30, 2017 16:10:12 Thomas A. Lingner

    [Beaumont Hotel letterhead]


    17/

    since the United States acquired

    the Philippines and Porto Rico

    and Hawaii? Not one penny,

    you all know, and if you

    are manufacturers of sugar

    and tobacco you may

    think yourselves

    poorer. The wealth and

    prosperity of a nation do not

    depend upon its political

    power, but upon her trade

    and commerce and these

    do not depend upon her

    army and navy. Are not

    the inhabitants of Switzerland,

  • July 10, 2017 18:42:30 Annick Rodriguez

    [Beaumont Hotel letterhead]


    17/

    since the United States acquired

    the Philippines and Porto Rico

    and Hawaii? Not one penny,

    you all know, and of you

    are manufacturers of sugar

    and tobacco you may be

    poorer think yourselves

    poorer. The wealth and prosperity

    of a nation do not

    depend upon its political

    power, but upon her trade

    and commerce and these

    do not depend upon her

    army and navy. Are not

    the inhabitants of Switzerland


  • July 10, 2017 18:42:22 Annick Rodriguez

    [Beaumont Hotel letterhead]


    17/

    since the United States acquired

    the Philippines and Porto Rico

    and Hawaii? Not one penny,

    you all know, and of you

    are manufacturers of sugar

    and tobacco you may be

    poorer think yourselves

    poorer. The wealth and prosperity

    of a nation do not

    depend upon its political

    power, but upon her trade

    and commerce and these

    do not depend upon her

    army and navy. Are not

    the inhabitant of Switzerland


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  • 43.58190860000001||-84.7756364||

    Michigan, USA

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  • Story location Michigan, USA


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19507 / 219965
Source
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Contributor
Hope Elizabeth May
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