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  • In 1866-1867, however, a serious outbreak of cholera again threatened it with ruin; but improved sanitation, the provision of a supply of pure water and the demolition of a mass of houses unfit for habitation soon effected a radical cure.
  • There was another outbreak in 1831 and frequent disorders down to 1848, when they culminated in another unsuccessful revolution.
  • When the U.S. economy was primarily manufacturing based, the outbreak of war was generally good for business.
  • In December 1901 warlike preparations were being carried on in both states, and the outbreak of active hostilities appeared to be imminent.
  • On the outbreak of the Pindari War in 1817 the British government offered its protection.
 

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