1904 : Officially Says it Will Not Sell St. Pierre and Miquelon to Any Country

7 avril 1904 – Toronto Star
FRANCE DENIES THE STORY

Officially Says it Will Not Sell St. Pierre and Miquelon to Any Country
Paris, April 7. – Owing to the reports that France contemplates the disposal of the Islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, the Foreign Office desires the Associated Press to authoritatively state that the disposal of the islands is not contemplated to any country whatever.…

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1903 : To Allow United States to Buy St. Pierre and Miquelon Would Sign Death Sentence.

18 décembre 1903 – Toronto Star
WOULD MEAN DEATH FOR THIS COUNTRY
To Allow United States to Buy St. Pierre and Miquelon Would Sign Death Sentence.
Canadian Associated Press.

London, Dec 18. – Professor Lorin of the University of Bordeaux says that to allow the United States to buy St. Pierre and Miquelon Islands would be to sign the death sentence of Canada. Newfoundland has already thrown in her lot with the Republic. A closer rapprochement between Newfoundland and Canada was not possible until the former had settled the French shore question. An honorable compromised was being delayed by Newfoundland …

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