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From Peter Beveridge   3 October 1881

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Regarding CD’s paper ["Inheritance", Nature 24 (1881): 257; he comments on absence of black sheep at his father’s sheep station.

Notes that the repeated brandings of sheep produce no inherited effect, and a woman’s withered leg was not inherited by her children.

Author:  Peter Beveridge
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Oct 1881
Classmark:  DAR 160: 179
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13369
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