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.
There was the teamsters' strike, right here in San Francisco," Bertie went on imperturbably.
Rider had crossed from Oakland in his launch, and Halstead had been down to San Jose and back in his machine.
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.
Rafael Creek, up which we had to go to reach the town and turn over our prisoners to the authorities, ran through wide-stretching marshes, and was difficult to navigate on a falling tide, while at low tide it was impossible to navigate at all.
I'll sign the articles that I'm to sign off in San
Whereupon, smacking his lips, he departed for San
Francisco and the St.
As we sailed up the San
Francisco water-front, the moment the port doctors passed us, the boarding-house runners were alongside in whitehall boats.
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.
I've heard him tell of selling three Market street lots in San
Francisco for fifty dollars each.
To the Comtesse Seraphina San
Severino, with the respectful homage of sincere and deep admiration.