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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Oct 14            Geneva to Lake Maggiore         284

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 the year 202
An old
Abbey near the
center of the town
is said to be
1400 years old,
if so it has been
astonishling (sic ) pre-
served for it is
still in good    [-Martigny-]
Condition-     Above the Depot, on a little ledge of rocks, hundreds
of feet up the perpendicular cliff is seen a white church, the
hermitage of Notre-dame-du-Sex [sic]   approached by steps hewn in the

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 At 7P.M. we go to the train, in the dark and rain, behind
a boy carrying a lantern,    and at 7 1/2 are gliding comfortably along
with all the trunks, which were left for me to bring.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 8 P.M.   reach Martigny and bundle into a little Hotel Cab deisgned
for four, but there is five and a large satchel to share the space,
while under our feet the floor is strewn with broken glass from
the broken window.  Half mile ride fins our friends awaiting
us at the Hotel de Clerq

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 14th After a good nights rest, we find a clear morning, and having
some spare time before the 11 oclock train     Mrs Castle, Mary,
Jep, Wife and I arise at 7 and a 7 1/2 take carriage excursion of
two and half hours before Breakfast, back a few miles to the
curiosities which I had missed.                Down the valley

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