On the site of Longevity Monastery, a new style of shops and houses with verandahs like these in Hong Kong will be built. There will be ample roads for rickshas with footpaths on both sides for people to walk upon. On the northeast corner a big theatre like the Taiping Theatre, of Hong Kong, will be erected, The plans for these new houses and theatre are being prepared by Mr. Sidney Powell, at Shemeen.
South China Morning Post News 1905-12-18
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