June 25, 1990 |
Orange County will probably get its first consulate in about a year, and the event may do more for geographical literacy than a dozen PBS travelogues. Got your atlas ready? Look up the Marshall Islands (hint: between Hawaii and Guam). It's a collection of 29 atolls and 1,225 tiny islands with a land mass of about 70 square miles in the central Pacific, home to approximately 43,300 Marshallese.