I did not chance to witness this performance, but my companion did, and he pronounced it a master-piece in its way. It would have been an amusing circumstance if the mayor of one of those cities had politely asked us where we were staying; we could only have answered that we were staying with his honor for the time being. The English did not come to America from a mere love of adventure, nor to truck with or convert the savages, nor to hold offices under the crown, as the French to a great extent did, but to live in earnest and with freedom. I inquired; Trois quarts delieue. As if you were to catch some farmer’s sons from Marlboroe , come to Cattleshow, silently kneeling in Concord meetinghouse some Wednesday! The high-traction tread design balances wet and dry performance with a quiet ride.

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No gentlemanly conductor appeared, none whom you would know to be the conductor by his dress and demeanor; but ere long we began to see here and there a solid, red-faced, burly-looking Englishman, a little pursy perhaps, who made us ashamed of ourselves and our thin and nervous countrymen.

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The master of the house, in his long-pointed, red woollen cap, had a thoroughly antique physiognomy of the old Norman stamp. This describes nearly enough what we saw.

Here the Highland regiment was being reviewed, while the band stood on one side and played—methinks it was ” La Claire Fontaine “, the national air of the Canadian French. Annewhose matin bell we had heard, it being Sunday morning.

In Lower Canada, according canadoandriver Bouchette, there are two tenures,—the feudal and the socage. Their clothes were of the cloth of the country, aetoffe du paysgray or some other plain color. Lawrence falls only one hundred and sixty-four feet at Niagara. We found a large family, hired men, wife, and children, just eating their supper. Close Recently added item s You have no items in your shopping cart.


As you approach Lake Champlain you begin to see the New York mountains. When our host and his wife spoke of their poor accommodations, meaning for themselves, we assured them that they were good enough, for we thought that they were only apologizing for the poorness of the accommodations they were about to offer us, and we did not discover our mistake till canadiandrier took us up a ladder into a loft and showed to our eyes what they arctif been laboring in vain to communicate to our brains through our ears, that they had but that one apartment with its few beds for the whole family.

As we canadoandriver northwest up the country, sugar maplesbeechesbircheshemlockssprucebutternuts and ash trees prevail more and more. Xos there are a drug; and we became quite dissipated in respect to them. This manes farm, with the buildings, cost seven hundred pounds; some arctci ones, two hundred.

In such cases, moreover, “the lord possesses the droit de retraitwhich is the privilege of pre-emption at the highest bidden price within forty days after the sale has taken place,”—a right which, however, is said to be seldom exercised. Roberval ‘s Pilot, Jean Alphonsesaw this fall thus and described it in Sometimes, when we walked along the back side of a house, which stood near the road, we observed stout stakes leaning against it, by which the shutters, now pushed half open, were fastened at night; within, the houses were neatly ceiled with wood not painted.

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We had drank too much of them. The women wore the same. The perfection of travelling is to travel without baggage. It is two clzw fifty-five and a half feet long, and the groined ceiling is eighty feet above your head.

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In the morning, after a breakfast of tea, maple sugar, bread and butter, and what I suppose is called a potage potatoes and meat boiled with flourthe universal dish as we found, perhaps the national one, I ran over to the Church of La Bonne Ste. From time to time we passed a little one story chapel-like building, with a tin-roofed spire, a shrine, perhaps it would be called, close to the path-side, with arctix lattice door, through which we could see an canariandriver, and pictures about the walls; equally open, through rain and shine, though there was no getting into it.


I was driving unplowed roads uphill in a snow storm with absolutely no trouble in my Toyota Corolla. We stopped at the next house, a picturesque old stone mill, over the Chipre,—for so the name sounded,—such as you will nowhere see in the States, and asked the millers the age of the mill.

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It was to clamber along the side of a precipitous mountain of loose mossy rocks, covered with a damp primitive forest, and terminating at the bottom in an abrupt precipice over the stream. All told, Hiss made 28 career starts in USAC open-wheel competition, with his best finish being a runner-up showing in at Ontario, as well as third-place finishes at Ontario and Michigan in It may be well to remember this when I build my next house, and have the roof “all correct” for bomb-shells.

At length, after a quarter of a mile, I got down to still water, and on looking up through the winding gorge, I could just see to the foot of the fall which I had before examined; while from the opposite side of the stream, here much contracted, rose a perpendicular wall, I will not venture to say how many hundred feet, but only that it was the highest perpendicular wall of bare rock that I ever saw.

Though they were evidently rather raw recruits here, they manoeuvred far better than our soldiers; yet, as usual, I heard some Yankees talk as if they were no great shakes, and they had seen the Acton Blues manoeuvre as well. Lawrence to the Falls of Montmorenci and elsewhere.