|

Page 417

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 417                   Munich

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 large shoe’d females, much to the disgust of our ladies- Also see many women sawing wood in the gutters, and in fact the variety of occupations in which we have seen them engaged seems to demonstrate the disregard for sex among the lower classes.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 1 American females who desire to work, and clamor for the ballot to enforce their rights, may obtain it here and save the distraction of our modest country.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 Munich has several Gates, some of them the relics of ancient fortifications, while the most modern are triumphal arcs and works of art.       We drove first to the Kings Gate, or Propyleum, a hansome gray stone structure of similar style in both fronts, with six large supporting columns on each.     Both sides of each corner tower having different designs of bas-relief, and the centers on each side being covered with many fine life-size marble figures in alto-relievo illustrating episodes in the reign of King Otho 1st . Commenced in 1856, finished in 1862, and more than one hundred feet high.

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Thence through the city to the old “Isar gate” at the entrance of the Faubourg Sainte-Anne. On the outer side over the three central passages, is a long

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 [-Isar Gate-]    

Page 422

Source: http://wadetravels.org/?page_id=1264