In order to minimize expenditures, Dean planned to skip the motel bit and camp out on the tour.
At the close of 1908 the state receipts for the year amounted to $1,004,041, and expenditures to $875,941.
The naval revolt of 1893-1894, however, had aroused the spirit of militarism in the ruling classes, and the effort to perfect the organization and equipment of the army, strengthen the fortifications of Rio de Janeiro, and increase the navy, have kept expenditures in excess of the revenues.
The expenditures of the government increased steadily per capita up to the opening of the Civil War.
A phenomenal growth of both customs and excise revenue has made such expenditures easy.