It consisted of a restaurant area, a large serpentine shaped bar and another room off to the side with two pool tables and a jukebox.
A more or less continuous band of serpentine belonging to this series forms the principal watershed, although it nowhere rises to any great height.
In the south and west the sedimentary rocks most largely developed are of ancient, pre-Carboniferous date, interrupted by considerable patches of granite, serpentine and other crystalline rocks.
Intrusions of a serpentine-like rock break through the Miocene strata north of Bhamo, and similar intrusions occur in the western ranges.
Granite and serpentine rocks predominate, but the shores of Amboyna Bay are of chalk, and contain stalactite caves.
The fortifications consist of the upper fortress, on a lofty serpentine rock rising abruptly from the plain on three sides, and of the lower fortress at the northern base of the rock.
Larger deposits of serpentine occur at several places in St Lawrence county; and at Warwick, in Orange county, is some beautiful marble of a carmine-red colour occasionally mottled with white or showing white veins.
The oldest rocks exposed are gneiss, talc-schist and serpentine, with intrusive masses of gabbro and diabase.
It is not infrequently found in serpentine, and in basic eruptive rocks, where it occurs as veins and in amygdales.
From Bagdad downward, the course of the Tigris is peculiarly serpentine and shifting.
The style is early Decorated, and a rich ornamentation is carried out in Italian marble, serpentine and alabaster.
At Moriah and Port Henry, in Essex county, is a stone known as ophlite marble, a mixture of serpentine, dolomite and calcite interspersed with small flecks of phlogopite.
These may be nearly straight and regular in outline, as if broken portions of arcs; frequently they are ribbon-like serpentine forms showing numerous sinuosities.
In the extreme north this belt is almost flat, a few low hills standing isolated and conspicuous; and the rivers have serpentine courses, while steep banks are absent.
Grains of magnetite occur in serpentine, as an alteration-product of the olivine.
Serpentine appears later, and diorite towards the close of the prehistoric ages.
The oldest rocks of Elba consist of schist and serpentine which in the eastern part of the island are overlaid by beds containing Silurian and Devonian fossils.
Other exports are tin and copper, granite, serpentine, vegetables and china clay.
Perhaps their most characteristic dance is the kolo, sometimes performed by as many as ioo men and women, in a single serpentine line.
At the base there is often an arkose, composed largely of fragments of serpentine and granite derived from the ancient floor.