Hamilton to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
Whitehall, S.W.
3 June 1862
With reference to Mr Elliot's letter of 22nd April last, I am commanded by the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you that the Paymaster General has been authorized to pay to Messrs. Cox & Co on account of Colonel Moody, R.E. the sum of £300, being his Salary as Chief Commissioner of Works in British Columbia, for Quarter to 31 Decr 1861.
I am,
Your obedient Servant,
Geo. A. Hamilton
Minutes by CO staff
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Put by.
With reference to the Messrs Cox's letter of 26 May, acqt them that His Grace immediately commenced on the subject with the Treasury, & is glad to inform them that their Lordships have authorized the Payr Genl to pay £300 to the Messrs Cox, as Col: M's. salary up to the 31st of Decr. Draft.
TFE 5 June
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Draft, Elliot to Cox & Co., 6 June 1862, stating the paymaster general had been authorized to pay £300 on account of Moody's salary.