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of all the some of the peculiarities of

all others, of the dialogs the [indecipherable], the

*Negroes the [caffey?] whilst to [indecipherable] of them they show a

close resemblance A. Nay As [indecipherable] this general features Here is a classical

variety even among them Generally Their han[?]

is [?]strait, though some [indecipherable] to the wooley hair

of the African; their color very dark, though in

**many individual [indecipherable] [indecipherable] [indecipherable] to a lighter

shade either of coffee or olive. Thin faces

are less oval than that of the Negro, often rather

long, their forheads, not very low, their eyes

deeply [indecipherable], their noses rather flat the cheek -

fine somewhat [indecipherable] high, thin mouths remarkably

large jawbones often awkwardlyprojecting. But there are is

a considerable proportion of finer [indecipherable]

[indecipherable] with regular features of

symetry of formation. Many men and some women too, are

well built, attaining to a good height and

if not handsome are certainly not so ugly

as somenearly all the [indecipherable] are now. [Indecipherable] On the whole,

however, we must admit them to be a coarse

& degenerate race, to which their miserable

way of living, sometimes scarcity of food or a

very inferior sort of food may have added

much. ***F Before I proceed to any other subject, it

may not be out of placehereto give you a brief

*(in margin) especially their general features

**(in margin) 2,F.This [indecipherable] [indecipherable] are by no mean is inferior as is

generally supposed, they are quite capable of [indecipherable] of the mind, learn to read

at an average [indecipherable] [indecipherable] as European children and generally speak

English soon

***F(in margin) [indecipherable] let us imagine a few families [indecipherable] [indecipherable] [indecipherable] [indecipherable] if we may use [indecipherable] [indecipherable] 0 as there always are among all nations to have first [indecipherable] here [indecipherable] [indecipherable] without any other [indecipherable] [indecipherable] it is quite natural, other [indecipherable] [indecipherable] the same way, that they should become more [indecipherable] [indecipherable] degenerate

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