And just outside, a quartet alighted from a cab (not a stagecoach) preparing for a night of liquid refreshment, apparently.
Of course it is nearly Halloween and a number of costume events were going on in the Whiskey Row saloons. More on that tomorrow.
In the meantime, here's today's gratuitous critter picture.
And one suggestion from President Barack Obama: you might consider a donation at this time to the Red Cross, which is performing yeoman duty back East in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.