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POPULATION OF PRINCIPAL CITIES-CONTINUED
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[[city]] | *1906 | 1900
Peoria, Ill. | 66,365 | 56,100
Philadelphia, Pa. | 1,441,735 | 1,293,697
Pittsburg, Pa. |375,082 | 321,616
Pittsfield, Mass. | 25,648 | 21,766
Portland, Me. | 55,167 | 50, 145
Portland, Ore. | 109,884 | 90,426 
Providence, R.I. | 203,243 | 175,597
Pueblo, Col. | 30,824 | 28,157
Quincy, Ill. | 39,108 | 36,252
Quincy, Mass. | 28,911 | 23,899
Racine, Wis. | 32,928 | 29,102
Reading, Pa. | 91,141 | 78,961
Richmond, Va. | 87,246 | 85,050
Rochester, N.Y. | 185,703 | 162,608
Rockford, Ill. | 36,051 | 31,051
Saginaw, Mich. | 48,742 | 42,345
Saint Joseph, Mo. | 118,004 | 102,979
Saint Louis, Mo. | 649,320 | 575,238
Saint Paul, Minn. | 203,815 | 163,065
Salem, Mass. | 37,961 | 35,956
Salt Lake City, Utah | 61,202 | 53,531
San Antonio, Tex. | 62,711 | 53,321
San Francisco, Cal. |   | 342,782
Savannah, Ga. | 68.596 | 54,244
Schenectady, N.Y. | 61,919 | 31,682
Scranton, Pa. | 118,692 | 102,026
Seattle, Wash. | 104,169 | 80,671
Sioux City, Ia. | 42,520 | 33,111
Somerville, Mass. | 70,798 | 61,643
South Omaha, Neb. | 36,765 | 26,001
South Bend, Ind. | 44,605 | 35,999
Spokane, Wash. | 47,006 | 36,848
Springfield, Ill. | 38,933 | 34,159
Springfield, Mass. | 75,836 | 62,059
Springfield, O. | 42,069 | 38,253
Superior, Wis. | 37,643 | 31,091
Syracuse, N.Y. | 118,880 | 108,374
Tacoma, Wash. | 55,392 | 37,714 
Taunton, Mass. | 30,953 | 31,036
Terre Haute, Ind. | 52,805 | 36,673
Toledo, O. | 159,980 | 131,822 
Topeka, Kan. | 41,886 | 33,608 
Trenton, N.J. | 86,355 |73,307
Troy, N.Y. | 76,513 | 60,651
Utica, N.Y. | 65,099 | 56,383
Waltham, Mass. | 26,842 | 23,481
Washington, D.C. | 307,716 | 278,718
West Hoboken, N.J. | 30,280 | 23,094
Wheeling, W.Va. | 41,494 | 38,878
Wichita, Kan. | 35,541 | 24,671
Wilkesbarre, Pa. | 60,121 | 51,721
Williamsport, Pa. | 29,735 | 28,757
Wilmington, Del. | 85,140 | 76,508 
Woonsocket, R.I. | 32,994 | 28,204
Worcester, Mass. | 130,078 | 118,421 
Yonkers, N.Y. | 64,110 | 47,931
York, Pa. | 39,168 | 33,708
Youngstown, O. | 52,710 | 44,885

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Wednesday, January 1, 1908.
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I was lazily sopping a bowl of Jones Sahibs' fizz when they ushered 1908 into this little town. It isn't often I do that, but I had good luck this time in having the new 'un bob in at just the proper moment to get an aristocratic and dignified impression of me. 

Mr. Jones left us today. we are the losers, for he livened us up, turned over our livers several times, patched up an international feud, and qott weisnoch. He is certainly all the currency.

He has came and went, I am still alive and holding my job. Who'd 'a thunk it?
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