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1/ Bread [[list follows, shown as a chart on the page, with each vertical column listed below as one line]] Beef 1/2 lb Bread 1/2 lb Pork 1/2 lb Flour 1/4 lb Suet 1/2 oz Raisins 1/3 oz Cocoa 1 oz Sugar 2 oz Pease 1.16 gill Oat meal .2 gill Wine .6 gill Spirits 1 1/2 gill Vinegar .29 gill Tobacco 1.14 ozs Lemon Juice 1.14 ozs Sugar for lemon ^[[juice]] 1.14 oz Molasses 1 oz [[end of the list/vertical column chart]] Average 2 1/4 lbs. per day Ea Man & [[ditto for Average]] 3 3/4 gills [[dittos for per day Ea Man]] [[end page]] [[start page]] A [[underline]] superior [[/underline]] Pemmican is produced by mixing, with marrow fat & the dried fruit of the [[underline]] Amelanchier [[/underline]]. Richardson Vol 1 [[encircled]] 40 [[/encircled]] From a work dilating upon the Books of Discovery of new Lands River Bays &c see McCartney's U. States YMML Asn We find that so far from Europeans being unable to work in a hot climate it is the want of [[strikethrough]] it [[/strikethrough]] work that [[strikethrough]] that [[/strikethrough]] kills them. The Portuguese all know, that so long as they are moving about, they enjoy good health, but let them settle
Wondering if what looks like "gills" is an abbreviation for "gallons"? <-- no, a gill is a measurement equaling about 1/2 cup
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