No. 215
10 September 1859
My Lord Duke
I forward herewith for your Grace's information the copy of a Requisition made upon me by Colonel Moody for the sum of Two Thousand Five Hundred pounds (£2,500), to complete sundry outstanding payments on Military account and as I am not able to meet this demand from Colonial Funds, I have the honor to acquaintManuscript imageacquaint your Grace that I have authorized the Treasurer, to draw for the same by Bills on Her Majesty's Paymaster General, and I trust your Grace will be pleased to cause the necessary arrangements to be made, so that the Bills may be met when they become due.
I have etc.
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Treasury, as usual.
ABd 2 Novr
Mr Blackwood
TFE 2 Novr
Other documents included in the file
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Draft, Elliot to G.A. Hamilton, Treasury, 18 November 1859, forwarding copy of the despatch and requesting payment.
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Moody to Douglas, 2 September 1859, forwarding copy of requistion, as per despatch.