market for one piastre a pound for which the butchers, however, paid three francs.
hunt recalled to Aluna's mind the happy days of his youth and gave him
the idea, which he confided to us, of going out to hunt bear along the
Mariposa and of not returning to San Francisco until on toward the
middle of September. His proposal was accepted and the very evening of
our return to the city preparations were made to depart.