MR. TAFT TO REACH NEW ORLEANS TO-DAY; Wireless Message to Times from Cruisers Now Anchored Off Mississippi
Passes. TYPES OF CANAL DISCUSSED Col. Goethals Wishes People at Home Would Talk Less -- New Orleans Preparing a Royal Welcome.
Special to The New York Times.By Semaphore to U.S.S. North Carolina and Wireless to Pensacola, Fla.
11, 1909, Thursday
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ON BOARD UNITED STATES CRUISER MONTANA, at Sea, Making
Passage from Colon to New Orleans, Feb. 10. -- In line ahead 800 yards distant steams the armored cruiser North Carolina,
bearing President-elect Taft and his party.