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MOTOR NOTES. TlillOUGH TUNIS BY CAR. Here, in storied Carthage, we must visit Jibe uLUibcoun to pay homage to that marvel at marvel the statue, in the Hall of the White Fathers, of the Priestess Ariatbaal in her robe of vultures' wings, a sight a-lo-ne which repays the long journey to Tunis. Then, leaving the museuim, and taking a seat on a sarcopha-gu?, or under a weeping pear tree, let us rest a Long while to admire the Bay o& Carthage stretched out at our feet, t? basin of the military port where ?00 triremes used to surround the petaco of the Suffete of the Sea, and yonder, on the other shore, the Bornine, the three-boraed moun- tain beyond which appeared the pale divine face of the moon to be saluted by Saiairanbo. When at last we must tea/r ourselves away, give a turn to our modern starting-handle run clown the august hill where once on a time Hamilcar's chariot performed its evolutions, we feel almost ashamed that the acmnd of our motor should trouble the eternal dream of the sacred ashes, and that our petro! fumes ahculd pollute this air whkhh" known the smoJw of sacrince. But what a joy and delight it is when we reach the road at the foot of the hill, to speed along beneath the eucalyptus trees winch tihade us all through the Punic isthmus. A road beautiful in every application of the term. On one side spreads fields of How camomile. on the other lie little Italian villas fanne,d-O contrast—by classic, palma; then i turreted casino and a little town to which knots of tiny chitdren with their buxom •rarses, clad like zouaves with magicians' bonnets, Lend a etrange animation. And the surface of the highway has no concealed enemies, nothing to harass your Michelin tyrea in the performance of their duty. Wo are at the Goulette, where the Jerwø found a refuge when they were expelled from -Spain, and where to-day their women still wear too sorcereps costumo imposed upon them by Isabella the Catholic, to distinguish them from the Christiana, and to servo M a warning' to the children, whoso bLocd they were auppesed to covet for their marchpane. We crcsa to the other bank on a ferry-boat towed by a donkey or ca.mcl and Land where lladcs, the Roman Maxoula, rajjses its white cupolas and its golden minaret. We may erven go as far as Ilammanlif, a sort of African Dinard, where the-To are tennis-courts, and golf-liiiks, sea-bathing, theatres, and a ve.iy coniifortabio French refiaurant, before returning to Tunis aatcr a day well occupied. (To be cantinmed.) I

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