No. 16, Miscellaneous
3 February 1860
My Lord Duke
With reference to your Grace's Confidential Despatch of the 29th July last, I have the honor to inform your Grace, that I have drawn on Her Majesty's Paymaster General Manuscript image General, for the sum of Two Thousand Three Hundred and Ninety Five Pounds (£2395), being the amount of salary due to me as Governor, from the 2nd September 1858, to the 31st December 1859, at £1800 per annum; and I have to request your Grace will be pleased to obtain from the Lords Commissoners of the Treasury, for Manuscript image for the Bill presented on this account, to be paid when it becomes due.
I have etc.
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Send to Treasury requesting payment. The necessary vote has been already attained.
ABd 27/3
TFE 27/3
CF 27
N 29