very daintiest of little palms with only a single leaf from a big root-stalk. This, if possible, is a more gloriously fruitful day than the immortal baobab 20th. Jan. 24. Arrived at Beira this morning at 9:40. Low, swampy, sandy delta ground. The street cars here are run by a span of negroes instead of a span of mule. Met the Postmaster General,
Original journal dimensions: 10 x 17 cm.
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