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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 509 Nice

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 called the Casino, through a crowd of men smoking and chatting in the marble corridor, into the music hall where a large fine orchestra was discoursing good music to a dozen visitors- The latter come and go, but the band plays regularly three times a day, its a part of the necessary machinery to tempt the victims.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 We listen awhile, take a look into the elegant large reading room abundantly supplied with papers and periodicals in many languages at the west end of the building, but, we are but little interested thinking of the excitement that is doubtless awaiting us at the eastern end of the building which we find after passing through a large elegant dancing hall.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The gambling is all done in one large room, high arched ceilings elaborately covered with gilt and frescoes, beautiful chandeliers, elegant sofas and chairs, inlaid-wood flooring- And two long tables for gambling quite similar to those in Hombourg, but the rooms are not so elegant.

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 The tables were surrounded with three or four rows of ladies and gents, the inner rows gambling, the rest spectators. A few of the betters are ladies elegantly dressed, but I know the most of them to hail from the demi-monde- who infest these gambling places and great numbers of them are at Nice.

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 One of the tables is “31” with cards.

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 [-Casino at Monaco-]

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