Around the clock in Europe; a travel-sequence . f^^)iih^mi1ir..^rl ..i<-;-v - ^ VENICE 11 P.M. TO MIDNIGHT A July moon over, a gondola under, a tenor lilting abarcarolle, thousands with you on the Grand Canal —Venice a festa! From a near-by belfry, a clock boomseleven. Eleven! and we are only to the Foscari Palace.An hour ago we started at the Rialto, a thousand gaygondolas with bunting, lanterns, and greens, every-body jostling, singing, and shouting, and in the centre,like the queen-jewel of a tiara, the brilliant barca filledwith orchestra and singers and ablaze in a myriad ofcolored li

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Around the clock in Europe; a travel-sequence . f^^)iih^mi1ir..^rl ..i<-;-v - ^ VENICE 11 P.M. TO MIDNIGHT A July moon over, a gondola under, a tenor lilting abarcarolle, thousands with you on the Grand Canal —Venice a festa! From a near-by belfry, a clock boomseleven. Eleven! and we are only to the Foscari Palace.An hour ago we started at the Rialto, a thousand gaygondolas with bunting, lanterns, and greens, every-body jostling, singing, and shouting, and in the centre,like the queen-jewel of a tiara, the brilliant barca filledwith orchestra and singers and ablaze in a myriad ofcolored li
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Around the clock in Europe; a travel-sequence . f^^)iih^mi1i\r..^rl ..i<-;-v - ^ VENICE 11 P.M. TO MIDNIGHT A July moon over, a gondola under, a tenor lilting abarcarolle, thousands with you on the Grand Canal —Venice a festa! From a near-by belfry, a clock boomseleven. Eleven! and we are only to the Foscari Palace.An hour ago we started at the Rialto, a thousand gaygondolas with bunting, lanterns, and greens, every-body jostling, singing, and shouting, and in the centre,like the queen-jewel of a tiara, the brilliant barca filledwith orchestra and singers and ablaze in a myriad ofcolored lights. This is a great occasion, the serenataufficiale. The festa of the Redentore is near its close.Church portals hang with mulberry branches begged bythe monks of St. Francis, and the people have feastedroyally on the luscious black fruit bought at the littlestands on the Giudecca quays. Last Sunday the priestlyprocession in full canonicals crossed the bridge of boatsto the Giudecca on its annual pilgrimage to the churchof the Redentore. V

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