The mochi is as indispensable on the New Year in Japan, says the “Japan Times and Mail” as plum pudding is in Christian families on Christmas Day. It is a paste made of a variety of rice much richer than the kind for daily consumption.
Circular Quay: Despite the rain, large numbers of people from various suburbs visited Sydney, and until a late hour at night the ferry boats were laden with passengers. The harbour presented a very pretty appearance because of the number of brightly lighted ferry boats moving backwards and forwards. The great ocean liners moored at the […]
ON NEW YEAR’S EVE This is the time when mem’ry wakes Sweet dreams that could not last ; This is the time when Fancy takes A survey of the past.