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A. Arrival at Greytown—The River San Juan–Silting up of the Honour GE —Crossing the Bar—Lives lost on if–Sharks—Christopher Columbus—Appearance of the Town—Trade—Healthiness of the Town and its probable cause—Comparison between Greytown, Pernambuco, and Maceio-Wild Fruits—Plants—Parrots, Toucans, and Tanagers—Butterflies and Beetles—Mimetic Forms—Alligators : Boy drowned at Blewfields by one—Their method of catching

Wild Pigs
CHAPTER II.

Commence Journey up San Juan River—Palms and Wild Canes—Plantations—The Colorado River—Proposed Improvement of the River—Progress of the Delta—Mosquitoes—Disagreeable Night —Fine Morning—Vegetation of the Banks—Seripiqui River— Mot-mots— Foraging Ants: their method of Hunting—AntThrushes—They attack the Nests of other Ants—Birds' Nests, how preserved from them—Reasoning powers in Ants—Parallel between the Mammalia and the Hymenoptera—Utopia. . . II

CHAPTER III.

Journey up River continued—Wild Pigs and Jaguar—Bungos—Reach IMachuca—Castillo—Capture of Castillo by Nelson—India-rubber Trade—Rubber-men—Method of making India-rubber—Congo Monkeys—Macaws—The Savallo River—Endurance of the Boatmen—San Carlos—Interoceanic Canal—Advantages of the Nicaraguan Route—The Rio Frio—Stories about the Wild Indians— Indian Captive Children—Expeditions up the Rio Frio–American River Steamboats . e g g & o &

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CHAPTER WI.

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