¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Beyond the Rossmarkt, before the Theater, in a small shady square, stands the colossal statue of the famous German author Goethe erected in 1844. Stands on a pedestal 12 ft high and is ornament with relives [sic] illustrating the works of the great author.
¶ 4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 We drove around to the house where he was born, now in a crowded part of the city. Outside is a tablet with the inscription “In diesem hause wurde Goethe geboren” From 1773 to 1775 he lived in the garret
¶ 6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 When we buy articles here with gold without the American duty, and importers profit, attached, their prices appear low, and we (that is=Americans generally) are too apt to show our satisfaction by promptly closing the bargain, instead of haggling at the prices and complaining at their exhorbitance [sic] as do the natives. The consequence is that the shopkeepers, especially the Jews, make it their study to scent out Americans as