Volume 60: William Campbell letters, 1846-1894: No. 153
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as he might not wish to make his experience useful to every one.
I returned you the maps some time ago, I hope you received them safely.
I bought 15,000 sheep from the same
bred breeders in Adelaide that I formerly had sheep from at 10/ cash after shearing, but on account of the dry season (there has scarcly been a days rain on the lower Murray for the last 12 months) and scab being on the south bank of the Murray, I have sold them again at 6d a head profit. I returned two days ago from the Murrimbidgee plains where every thing was going on well, & where we had had a fair supply of rain. My dams are likely