Julyan to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
Crown Colonies Office
Spring Garden
1 August 1863
I have the honor to state that a Bill of Exchange for £1000, at 60 days sight, drawn by the Governor of British Columbia in favor of Mr Robert Ker, has been left at this Office, and I have to request that you will favor me with the Duke of Newcastle's authority for accepting the same.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
Humble Servant
Penrose G. Julyan
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
No advice yet from Governor. Accept nevertheless.
ABd 3 Augt
TFE 3 Augt
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Elliot to Crown Agents, 6 August 1863, authorizing them to accept and pay the bill.