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McClure N.W. Passage

Great foresight respecting scurvy [[encircled]] 30 [[/encircled]]

Indiscriminate Commendation's loathsome to all right minded men [[encircled]] XI [[/encircled]]

The unknown land seen by the Herald
In Behring Straits [[encircled]] 51; 52; 53; 54; [[/encircled]]

Esquimaux receiving gifts & stealing [[encircled]] 65 [[/encircled]]
Esquimaux fat & meat to spare [[encircled]] 64 [[/encircled]]
"Little faith to be placed in such savages" [[encircled]] 66; 76; 94 [[/encircled]]

"Land of the White Bear" [[encircled]] 95 [[/encircled]]
Appeal for [[?]] to Arctic Indians [[encircled]] 99 [[/encircled]]
Volcanic fires [[encircled]] 101 [[/encircled]]
[[Dr Haven?]] under sail for Baffins Bay [[encircled]] 155 [[/encircled]]
[[?]] of mutton preserved fresh for 6 months! [[encircled]] 156 [[/encircled]]
Darkest period of Arctic Winter 10th Dec to 6th Jan [[encircled]] 157 [[/encircled]]
Lowest temperature in Feb [[encircled]] 157 [[/encircled]]
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