In Campania and Calabria the curatoli and massari earn, in money and kind, about 12 a year; cowmen, shepherds and multeers about 10; irregular workmen are paid from 8~d.
Irregular adult workmen earn between lod.
Interesting too are the magnificent west doors, cast in bronze by native workmen in 804.
When workmen from any province come, for instance, to St Petersburg to engage in the textile industries, or to work as carpenters, masons, &c., they immediately unite in groups of ten to fifty persons, settle in a house together, keep a common table and pay each his part of the expense to the elected elder of the artel.
They are composed of employers and workmen in equal numbers and are established by decree of the council of state, advised by the minister of justice.