The seaports of the colony are Tanga (pop. about 6000), Bagamoyo 5000 (with surrounding district some 18,000), Dar-es-Salaam 24,000, Kilwa 5000, (these have separate notices), Pangani, Sadani, Lindi and Mikindani.
At that time the only railway in the country was a line from Tanga to the Usambara highlands.
From Tanga) and is continued via Mombo to Wilhelmstal, a farther distance of 56 m.
The German East Africa Line of Hamburg runs a fleet of first-class steamers to East Africa, which touch at Tanga, Dar-es-Salaam and Zanzibar.
" One made this, another that; Tane made trees, Ru mountains, Tanga-roa fish, and so forth."