Rawdon has asked about extract of lemon oil and was surprised that it was sold in bulk which shows there is a demand for it. He has asked for a bottle to be sent to [Clarai] and it hopes it well help her slightly. The Indian people use it as a cure for rheumatism. Lewis has gone down to Bombay (Mumbai) after being with him for 5 days and is already looking much better. He only has 12 days left before he goes home for his three months leave. It has rained every day recently as showers but it ought to be coming down in bucketsful. The Government House Ball has been cancelled due to the 2 recent deaths. The Government has done nothing, on the contrary has placed a leading Brahmin, Tilak, on the Governor's Council. Tilak has been preaching rank sedition for 4 or 5 months. There is no chance of them going to Manipur now due to the expense of moving the Pioneers across India.