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Endeavour journal, 4 September 1770 (Series 03.742)

Notes: Page header reads: 'New Guinea'; 'Passing Arow'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 4 September 1770
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 4. Brisk trade and fine weather. The alterd Countenances of our common people were still more perceivable than they were yesterday. Two thirds allowance had I beleive made the cheif difference with them, for our provisions were now so much wasted by keeping that that allowance was little more than was necessary to keep life and soul together.