S.Low, Marston, Low and Searle,
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ACltOSS SOUTHERN SIAM
cross-legged upon soft cushions or rest as in a chair, placing the feet upon the animal's neck. In some parts of Siam a young elephant may be purchased for as little as twenty ticah (about $12). The animals which we had
SIAMESE "NVAH ELEPHANT
from time to time travelled two, or two and a half miles an hour, but they could not make more than twenty miles a day, nor could they carry more than four hundred pounds' weight upon their backs.
One day, near a lake where we had been resting