No. 2
21 January 1862
I have the honor to transmit herewith copy of a Requisition made by the Treasurer for 12 Cash books to be sent out viĆ¢ Panama with the least delay, and I trust your Grace will be good enough to issue instructions for the booksManuscript imagebooks in question to be supplied as requested.
I have etc.
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Rogers
Authorize the Agents Genl: to procure & send out the Cash Books? Though the expense will be trifling it will I fear be requisite to write in the first instance to the Treasury, unless funds have been provided which can be ascertained by private enquiry?
VJ 17 Mh
Enquire if funds are forthcoming.
FR 17/3
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Ascertain from the Agent whether he has any money for this & for the coke required in 2622 B. Columbia.
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Not in file.
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Draft, Rogers to Crown Agents, 24 March 1862, forwarding two requisitions and asking that the necessary supplies be sent to the colony.
Minutes by CO staff
Mr Sargeaunt says there is a small balance in the Agents hands, but sufficient, he thinks, for the cashbooks and coke.