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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 To the salt mines                      406

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Beside the road the evidences of severe Catholicism are painfully numerous. Shrines of paintings, shrines of sculpture shrines in Wood carvings.   The latter are most noticeable and our description will suffice for many others exactly similar…Three large crosses, holding the savior and two thieves carved in Wood, large as life, painted, bloody, agonising [sic], hideous, the whole covered with a roof supported on poles.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 In one, the “unrepentant” didn’t seem to like his fix, as his ^right^ knee was drawn up nearly to his breast scowling terribly- Beside the road are snow patches from the recent cool weather. Something over an hour of this ascent takes us to the office and upper entrance to the Salt mines, among several scattering buildings-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 After recording our names in the register, the ladies are taken upstairs to prepare their toilet, while us males below are assisted into the necessary costumes by four or five assistants. White linen suits, baggy pants gather at the top and bottom with strings, short coat gathered at the waist. Leather apron hanging behind from our waists just large enough to sit on, skull cap

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Then we march into the yard, full

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 [-Hallein-]

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