No. 105, Military
12 December 1860
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to acquaint Your Grace that a further sum of Twelve hundred pounds (£1200) is required to make payments on Military account up to the 31st December instant, and that I have authorised the Manuscript image the Treasurer to procure that amount by Bills on Her Majesty's Paymaster General, and I have to request Your Grace will be pleased to obtain the necessary authority from the Lords Commissoners of the Treasury for the Bills presented on this account to be paid when they become due.
I have etc.
James Douglas
Minutes by CO staff
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ABd 19/2
TFE 19/2
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Draft, Elliot to G.A. Hamilton, Treasury, 20 February 1861, forwarding copies of two despatches relating to bills drawn on account of military expenditure, for information.
Douglas, James to Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes 12 December 1860, CO 60:8, no. 1548, 413. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria.

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