Volume 60: William Campbell letters, 1846-1894: No. 408
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subject to sea-sickness I think the American route is the best, it is also the coolest. It would suit Miss Onslow better than the Cape Lieuin [possibly Cape Leeuwin] route.
At the time I left I was suffering from a gouty cough and a pain in the left knee. From the use of Carlsbad water, (a bottle of which I drank every morning) I got over both complaints pretty well when I reached Frisco, but during the fortnight I was in America travelling without the Carlsbad and with inferior food the