This area is divided into nearly two equal parts - one, the Lei river coal-fields, yielding anthracite, and the other the Siang river coal-fields, yielding bituminous coal.
8,763 Passo di Lei (Avers Valley to Chiavenna), foot path..
1 Known as the lei mental, because it was supposed to fulfil the intention which John I.
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Besides the silver pieces worth 2, 1, 2 and 5 lei, gold coins of 5, 10 and 20 lei are used.
All taxes and customs dues must be paid in gold, and, owing to the small quantities issued from the Rumanian mint, foreign gold is current, especially French 20-franc pieces (equal at par to 20 lei), Turkish gold lire (22.70), Old Russian Imperials (20.60) and English sovereigns of (25.22).
Senators must be forty years old and possess an income of 9400 lei (£376).
Both senators and deputies receive 20 lei for each day of actual attendance, and travel free on the railways.