Viewing page 8 of 59

This transcription has been completed. Contact us with corrections.

wear it. Swell view of city once we got back to the church.  Especially the bull ring, densely packed, and Cuidad Universitaria.  Descended via funicula and visited Quinta Bolívar, the Mt. Vernon of Bogota.  Beautiful furniture and garden. 
  Had sausages across the street from the hotel, then changed. Met the Garcías and Gutierrez later for a movie but "Standing Room only" so we went to La Cabaña and drank.
  Wrote Maxon.
[[end page]]

[[start page]]
Mon. April 17
Am now settled down to the herbarium routine, which consists of naming specimens for anybody & everybody.  So from now on will merely write "Worked at Herb." to cover these periods.  In pm. Dugand took me to the Police Hdqts.. to apply for a cedula. Then to Embassy but the Ambassador was ill and leaving for the States Saturday.  Called on Geib, the Agr. Attache and had a pleasant talk, mostly about barbasco.  Then to F.E.A. where was greeted by Miss Thompson, apparently a girl I knew in Washington. St. John had just arrived  Dugand & I then drank beer at a dive on Carr. 7. On returning to hotel found [[strikethrough]] Ca [[/strikethrough]] Core, and
[[end page]]