¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Alster generally illuminated, especially those near the arcade, west of the basin. The arcade blue red and green flash-lights are very brilliant and beautiful, plainly seen from our windows. we have enough to occupy our attention, before us without going farther into the city to see more.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 1 We have an extra attraction of our Hotel which attracts thousands of upturned faces. Genl Vogel von Falkenstiein and his staff have just arrived and all are anxious to catch a glimpse of the great general. Some very indifferent singing is begun, whereupon he emerges onto the balcony and makes a short speech to disperse them.