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Abajo Area Arecibo River Arriba barrio in municipal branch of Rio Cerro city and post-office Coamo department of Aguadilla department of Arecibo department of Bayamon department of Guayama department of Humacao department of Maya department of Mayaguez department of Ponce district in department district Juana Diaz district Lares district San German district San Sebastian Guayanilla Henry Gannett interior city Isla lation municipal district Aguada municipal district Aguadilla municipal district Arecibo municipal district Bayamon municipal district Cayey municipal district Cidra municipal district Fajardo municipal district Humacao municipal district Juana municipal district Lajas municipal district Mayaguez municipal district Moca municipal district Patillas municipal district Ponce municipal district Rio municipal district San municipal district Utuado municipal district Vega municipal district Yauco north coast point on southern Popu Population Porto Rico post village post-office in department Puerto Punta Quebrada Quebradillas Sabana small stream southern coast square miles tion Toa Alta ulation village in department
Page 52 - LIBRARY CATALOGUE SLIPS. [Take this leaf out and paste the separated titles upon three of your catalogue cards. The first and second titles need no addition: over the third write that subject under which you would place the book in your library.] United States.
Page 12 - ... $170 per capita of the population. The average per capita wealth of the people of the United States is estimated to be in excess of $1,000, a comparison which speaks volumes concerning the poverty of the people of Porto Rico. The mortgage indebtedness of the people in 1897 was not less than $18,610,000. In 1899 the facilities for education consisted, in the main, of public schools. Of 467 schools 412 were maintained at public expense, the remainder being private schools. All the schools had a...
Page 51 - Gannett. 1894. 67 pp. 118. Geographic dictionary of New Jersey, by Henry Gannett. 1894. 131 pp. 122. Results of primary triangulation, by Henry Gannett. 1894. 412 pp., 17 pis.
Page 51 - Gannett. 1900. 13 pp. 170. Survey of boundary line between Idaho and Montana from international boundary to crest of Bitterroot Mountains, by RU Goode.
Page 7 - Names, pursuing its principle of following local usage, adopted this form several years ago. Since the acquisition of the island by the United States, usage, even in the publications of the United States Government, became divided, some of them following the above decision, others using the form Porto Rico. In this condition of affairs, the Board appealed to the President of the United States for a decision, and the President' decided in favor of Puerto Rico. Subsequently, however, in the Foraker...
Page 18 - Enseņada, on eastern coast. Cabras, Isla; island off eastern coast. Cabrillon, Punta; point on southern coast near Ponce. Cabrita, Isla; small island at entrance of San Juan Harbor. Cabritas, Isla; island off eastern coast. Cabro, Cerros del: mountains in department of Guayama. Cacao; barrio in municipal district Carolina, department of Bayamon. Population 1,225. Cacao Alto; barrio in municipal district Patillas, department of Humacao. Cacao Bajo; barrio in municipal district Patillas, department...
Page 12 - The number of teachers was 623, and the number of pupils in attendance was 27,018. The number of children attending school was but a small part of those of school age. The prevailing religion is, of course, the Catholic, with which church practically all the population are connected. GAZETTEER. Abra Honda; barrio in municipal district Camny, departmentof Arecibo.
Page 13 - H5 per cent of the total area of the department, and of this cultivated area not less than 43 per cent is planted in coffee trees. Of the total farm area 93 per cent is owned by its occupants and only 7 per cent is rented. Aguadilla; municipal district in department of Aguadilla.