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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Jany 29 Naples 554

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 visible condition of these brown clad monks with fat corpulent figures also shows it-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 This last chapel also contains many holy relics. Beside its alter [sic] are eighteen glass cases set in the walls displaying the bones of departed favorites besides as many more small cases set in the pilasters, not larger than ones hand. These latter must be the holy of holies

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 This reminds me that we saw in the museum a life sized statue of “modesty,” a vieled [sic] figure with elaborate drapery, made by this same St Martino who has the credit of making the most of these in the church-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 29th Sunday. Today Anna has “given up” and gone to bed sick. The first time in months that she has disrobed by daylight. On the 26th she was attached with a diarrhia [sic], doubtless the result of a cold which may be easily caught these days, when, every night or some time during the day, sees a shower of rain-which keeps the streets and atmosphere damp-

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 Every day we are called to our window to see some grotesque street performer- Every day comes a man with a large bag-pipe, and little boy to dance which is simply a clumsy hobble, the while, watching up to our windows for any indications of a donation. Some times another bagpipe man with a couple of rag doll puppets which

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