Page 550

1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Naples 550

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 old and young, followed suit

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 They have 1st 2nd 3rd and 4th class tickets- 1st class have cushioned chairs, 2nd class have cushioned benches with backs- There are also boxes á la theatre.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The acting, riding, acrobatic feats +c were creditable to America Also the performance of trained Dogs, monkey, and two large Elephants On Alices account we came away before the last scene where the Lion tamer enters the den of serval ferocious Lions and is obliged to shoot his pistol three times before he can slip out.

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 For some unaccountable reason the milkmen of Naples have a custom that is unmistakably honest They drive their Cows or Goats to your door and milk them in your presence for the quantity desired- Every morning an old man and boy brings two black cows to the corner diagonally across from our windows, and fill the cups or little dishes that are brought from different directions, occasionally some one stops and takes a drink of warm milk pays his copper and passes on. I should think this stripping by the cup full would soon dry up the cows- But the most numerous milch animals are Goats. There is scarcely a minute in the day when one cannot hear the tinkling bells from the flock of goats in the streets. During the first few hours in the forenoon we can always see several flocks at once varying in number from one to twenty in each lot. Into a street and back again- into the next land and out again- into a doorway and out again- Am told

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 [Drawing of milkmen]

Page 555

Source: https://wadetravels.org/?page_id=1614