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$3,000 was given by Mr. J. J. Egan to the main Post Office in Honolulu this past Saturday, purchasing all of the rose-colored Kalakaua 2 cent stamps. And Mr. Egan will invest in these stamps with the hope that he will meet with good fortune.
[I am assuming he made a killing.]
(Kuokoa, 9/23/1893, p. 3)
He didn’t buy out all the post offices in Hawaii
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