currant, 'Weinseharl', barberry, 'Dindl', cherry, 'Marillen', apricot, 'Schmankerl', vanilla-ice).
POSTAL RATES. Austria, Hungary, and Bositia each have postage- stamps of their own. Ordinary Letters within Austria - Hungary, Bosnia, and Germany, 10 h. per 20 grammes (2/3 oz.). for foreign countries, 25 h. per 15 grammes (½ oz.). Registered Letters 25 h. more. — Post Cards 5 h., for abroad 10 h. ; reply post-cards 10 and 20 h. — Letter Cards 6 h. (for correspondence within any one town), 10 h., and 20 h. — Stamps may be purchased at most tobacco-shops. Foreigners should be careful not to put Austrian stamps on letters mailed in Hungary, or vice versa.
TELEGRAMS. The charge for a telegram within Austria-Hungary, Bosnia, and Germany is 6 h. per word (minimum 60 h.). For each foreign telegram a charge of 60 h. is made plus the following rates per word: Great Britain and Ireland 26 h.; Belgium or Denmark 21 h.; France or Bulgaria 16 h.; Italy 8-16 h.; Montenegro, Roumania, Servia, or Switzerland 9 h.; Netherlands 19 h.; Norway 32 h.; Russia or Sweden 24 h.; Turkey 28 h.
|R. = Room; also Route.||N.||= North, northern, etc.|
|B. = Breakfast.||S.||= South, etc.|
|D. = Dinner.||E.||= East, etc.|
|A. = Attendance.||W.||= West, etc.|
|L. = Light.||K.||= Krone (crown).|
|pens. = pension.||h.||= heller.|
|rfmts. = refreshments.||M||= mark.|
|M. = English mile.||pf.||= pfennig.|
|R., r., L., 1. = right, left.||hr.||= hour.|
|omn. = omnibus.||min.||= minute.|
|ft. = English foot.||ca.||= circa, about.|
The number prefixed to the name of a place on a railway or highroad indicates its distance in English miles from the starting-point of the route or sub-route. The number of feet given after the name of a place shows its height above the sea-level. The letter d, with a date, after the name of a person, indicates the year of his death.
Asterisks are used as marks of commendation.