San Francisco


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a port in western California near the Golden Gate that is one of the major industrial and transportation centers

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In thirty-six hours she had covered that distance; and on the 14th of December, at twenty-seven minutes past one at night, she entered the bay of San Francisco.
Five minutes afterward the whole town of San Francisco learned the news.
A railway train from San Francisco to New York, and a transatlantic steamer from New York to Liverpool, would doubtless bring them to the end of this impossible journey round the world within the period agreed upon.
Eleven days later, on the 3rd of December, the General Grant entered the bay of the Golden Gate, and reached San Francisco.
There was the teamsters' strike, right here in San Francisco," Bertie went on imperturbably.
They reported the same conditions in those places as in San Francisco.
I'll sign the articles that I'm to sign off in San Francisco then.
To say nothing of the mortgage on my house and on the nicest little best paying flat building in San Francisco since the earthquake.
Whereupon, smacking his lips, he departed for San Francisco and the St.
Let each one of you who is prosperous take into his house some thief and treat him as his brother, some unfortunate and treat her as his sister, and San Francisco will need no police force and no magistrates; the prisons will be turned into hospitals, and the criminal will disappear with his crime.
Two months had come and gone before the convalescent in the Sacramento hospital was identified with Kirkman, the absconding San Francisco clerk; even then, there must elapse nearly a fortnight more till the perfect stranger could be hunted up, the portmanteau recovered, and John's letter carried at length to its destination, the seal still unbroken, the inclosure still intact.
Then you take the train for New York in the evening, and the steamer for San Francisco next morning?
He did not know how long an article he should write, but he counted the words in a double-page article in the Sunday supplement of the SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER, and guided himself by that.
Victor, for instance, said that immediately he landed in San Francisco he would pass right through the water- front and the Barbary Coast, and put an advertisement in the papers.
I've heard him tell of selling three Market street lots in San Francisco for fifty dollars each.
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