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Collector Finlay - A CHINESE MERCHANT. On Saturday Collector...
A CHINESE MERCHANT. On Saturday Collector Finloy received a telegram from the collector of customs at *ort Townsend, Wash., asking; If a Chinaman Chinaman named Lee Wau. of the flrm of Wau, ·Jlnff Co. of Galveston, wns entitled to be admitted to the United States Mr Quit- wan Flnlay, deputy collector of this port, promptly looked into the matter, and found that Lee Wau was what he had represented represented himself to be. nnd that his linn carry mirprlslnsly lorffe amount of «touk-4tinple |o justify their claims of belm? "inerolinnts." . JTie collector at Port Townsend was Informed Informed ot Lee Wau's status, and that pcr- K n .. w "5 thereupon allowed to enter the lUnlted States through the cu»tom house. nl

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 24 Oct 1893, Tue,
  3. Page 8

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