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2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Chaux de Fonds,  and even there, whole factories are devoted to making single
pieces, no one of them making an entire watch as in our American

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 We have visited the Russian Greek church a small but
elaborate and expensive structure, built by the contributions of Imperial
and other g Russian families, in the suberbs  of the city in the centre of a
large uncultivated open space upon a little eminence, neatly enclosed by
a high iron fence with tasteful little shrubbery beds.   How beautifully
the domes glitter as we approach, being heavily gilded on copper.
We alight at the gate and Henry calls the Janitor from a hansom two story
house across the street from the entrance, who undo unlocks the gate
and the door.   We enter a small apartment neatly carpeted and warmly
Frescoed-   No seats,  excepting half a dozen chairs in the corners doubtless
for the aged-   The rear half of the 1st floor is partitioned off into several
small priestly rooms warmly carpeted and frescoed in dark ^deep^ colors, into which
we catch glimpses through the open doors.           Facing these rooms in front of
us is a long ^narrow^ carpeted terrace up one or two steps, upon which we could
obtain a better view into the more elegant quarters of the Priests, but no
one but a Priest dare step upon that terrace, not even the sweeper.
Hansom marble columns inside and out-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 1 We have spend one day in the music stores for which Geneva
is celebrated.       Mrs. OH Palmer of Rochester thought of buying a box
and went with us to examine,   through her inquiries we heard much
music.  Boxes with bells, drums, castinetts [sic], “celestial voices” and whistle
and the fine mandolins alone.   And through the rooms are all manner
of fancy articles and furniture containing music.   The chairs look
tempting but music begins soon as we sit, even the footstool plays while our

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