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Page 8. " Tobias was apprenticed to a carpenter in Mels "

Mels is a small town in the canton of St. Gallen not far from Maienfeld (see bookmark p.1). In 1900, there were just over 4,000 people living there. Today, there are almost 8,000.

 

View from St. Martin, a hamlet above Mels
Creative Commons AttributionView from St. Martin, a hamlet above Mels - Credit: Kecko