“A tip of the Hat by Schoner Naci”
by Emile Abbott.
Schoner Naci real name (Ignac Lamar) was a renown Bratislavian character (1897 to 1967) the grandson of a clown brought happiness to the streets of the city by walking around Old Town in top hat and tails and greeting women with the words "I will kiss your hand" in German, Hungarian and Slovak. He received free food from the town cafes. He is depicted by many bronze statues around Bratislavia including The Watcher posted yesterday.