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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Aug 24-27            Dresden        182

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 The Catalogue is in German, but Henry goes in with us, and
we keep him busy translating.   they are for sale, with a few
Exceptions,  artists from Munich, Vienna, Frankfurt, Berlin, leave
their best productions here,      we feel like buying them,  stop to
enquire the price of nearly all-    Oh dear, this war, this
miserable revenue system of examining baggage, at the borders of
every country we enter, interferes with our carrying a few of
these prizes along with us-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Dresden must be a very honest city.   While we were out riding
we drove through a short street (3 or 4 squares long)  thickly
bounded by residences and shrubbery, along the sidewalks of which
were two rows of large, hansome, cherry trees heavily laden with
large red ripe cherries, all within the street accessible easily to
cherry-loving boys, but there was not the slightest indication that
their ripening had been interfered with.           We were
much pleased with the appearance of the suberbs of the city, and
its enterprise and could have had a pleasant sojourn if the weather
had permitted.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 27th   The 1245 noon
train found us on
our way to Prague,
the old capital of
bohemia, which now,
like Hungary, has
fallen into the hands
of the Austrians-
A short ride, took us
to Bodenbach, the      [-Prague-]  

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