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THE new fagade of the Church of Santa Croce was uncovered on the 3rd instant with all the dignified ceremonial befitting the completion of a great national work. The day chosen for it was the five hundred and ...Article : 1,514 words
FEW of the minor elements of character make more difference in men's comfort and success in life than differences in the thickness of their skins. In describing that general impression of our neighbour ...Article : 4,235 words
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