U.S. intervenes in Venezuela–British Guiana boundary dispute.
Supreme Court declares federal income tax unconstitutional.Lem Moon Sing v. U.S.
; Chinese habeas corpus petitions for arriving in the U.S. can no longer be reviewed by district courts.
Bankers’ loans end drain on gold reserve.
Hawaii Sugar Plantations' Association (HSPA) organized.
The Anti-Saloon League, organized to achieve the legal abolition of alcoholic beverages, is founded.
Illinois State Supreme Court rules Illinois Factory Law provision for the eight-hour day unconstitutional.
The struggle for female suffrage is revitalized by Carrie Chapman Catt.Cubans begin fight for independence from Spain (February 24).
U.S. Supreme Court issues decision upholding use of federal troops and injunctions to ensure continuation of mail and interstate commerce during the Pullman strike of 1894.