Much thought and herald have been devoted of late to the relative strategical national importance of these two territories. This debated question is particularly near to the profession of those in the naval service. To the Marine officers of yesterday who served in Sitka and Honolulu it should bring out the well known "I told you so." To the Marine officers of tomorrow it should bring out the pros and cons of the question. To the thinking American citizen it should bring out a spark of patriotic interest.-ED.
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