He won his information in the end, but did not come from Jamalpur.
The heart of Jamalpur is the "shops," and here a visitor will see more things in an hour than he can understand in a year.
Jamalpur insists that it is out of the world, and makes this an excuse for being proud of itself and all its institutions.
Fifty yards beyond this gorgeous trinity are ten to twelve engines who have put in to Jamalpur to bait.
A week would not have exhausted "Jamalpur and its environs," as the guide-books say.