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Trinidad 38.

[[margin]] XII-27-35 [[/margin]] In the morning went out to Riner Estate, Department of Agriculture Experimental Farm near the north coast northwest of Port of Spain. I had a letter from Dr. Pound to the manager, - Mr. O'Connor. He was not at the office when I arrived so I went out one of the small roads for about a mile and then stopped to work a log.
[[underline]] Station 109. [[/underline]]
River Estate, near Diego Martin about eight 
[[margin]] A [[margin]] miles northwest of Port of Spain. In fungus on a large Immortelle log took several species of Staphs, a few Scolytids, and several [[strikethrough]] s [[/strikethrough]] kinds of larvae.
[[margin]] B [[/margin]] Under bark were many Passalids, several very large larvae, several species of [[insertion]] 32 [[/insertion]] Staphs, and Histerids. also a Tailless-Whip-Scorpion and many small larvae. While I was working several natives came up, and they soon got to ripping off bark and kept me busy picking up the Passalids. I soon had to stop as all my bottles were full. I stopped again at the office and found Mr. O'Connor. He said it was quite allright to go anywhere on the estate. Got back to Port of Spain just [[underline]] after [[/underline [[insertion]] [[underline]] during [[/underline]] [[/insertion]] a shower. It continued rainy in the afternoon. Spent much of the time on stamps. After dinner we went to the Empire Theatre to see "Lives of a Bengal Lancer". It cost us 18ยข apiece.

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@siobhanleachman :- the TC has previously had projects on his other fieldbooks. The dates and letters/numbers in the margins have previously been transcribed as [[margin]] text [[/margin]]. As they are notations about areas, collections etc they're quite important to the future of linking up with the entomology collections.

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