Page 205. – 1. in der weißen Stadt zu Chicago, the World’s Columbian exposition held at Chicago in 1893 was called the „White City“ from the fact that the exposition buildings were white.
2. das hat der deutsche Schulmeister getan, see page 157, note 1.
Page 206. – 1. von dem Nürnberger Spielzeug, Nuremberg is the second largest city of Bavaria and is renowned for the manufacture of toys, enormous quantities of which are exported.
2. der Kruppschen Kanone, see page 4, note 2.
3. des Berliner und Meißener Porzellans, Berlin and Meiszen (an interesting old town in the kingdom of Saxony, 16 miles northwest of Dresden) are the chief centers of the German porcelain industry. The first porcelain factory in Europe was established at Meiszen by Böttger in 1710, the Berlin factory being founded in 1750. Most of the so-called „Dresden china“ really comes from Meiszen.