Volume 60: William Campbell letters, 1846-1894: No. 415
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was as I understood to have the original race in its purity.
The small flock is of very good quality, and by proper selection are no doubt capable of improvement. I think a mistake was made in sending so many animals to the public sale. Only a few of the best (after 2 or 3 of the very best were reserved for the flock) should have been sent. Should you however get Sir Williams approval and should The Hon. Mr. King (who will be a true adviser to you) after perusal of this letter still recommend the introduction