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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 170             Dresden

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 is full of dogs of every description.        the larger ones being
a valuable piece of property to the lower classes who compell them
to draw their wagons.       Frequently the streets are fairly
alive with these Dog wagons, especially mornings, when the
milk cans are circulating-      Milk is always carried that way
in all parts of Germany and these Dog wagons for various
purposes are equally common to the North and South.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 The wagons are always larger and clumsier than is
consistent, with the size of the Dogs which pull with great
strength and patience  and where the load is very heavy a man
or woman (generally the latter)  assists.      Frequently see
a woman and a small dog harnessed into a wagon as large
as an American grocers delivery wagon.                   These
wagons (always with Dogs)  are so numerous that the necessarily
occupy a large portion of our thoughts.   1-2-3 dozen of them
in sight at a glance.     In each city nearly our
first thoughts and comparisons are,  “what differences in the
wagons and Dogs, and styles of harnessing them, and what difference
in the womens dress  and their mode of assisting the Dogs.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The women all have large hips, short, full skirts, bare heads
no stockings,   dirty feet resting on a piece of sole leather with a
strap over the toes to hold them together.      The ^same^ shapes and
style prevails among the wealthier and cleaner of the lower classes
Except, that they wear clean stockings (visible nearly to the knees)
and slippers, and perhaps a large ribbon-bow and streamer from
the back of their heads.                              The little steamboats, that
stop nearly every hour at the Dock below our windows, from

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