Cox & Co. to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Craigscourt S.W.
5th March 1863
We have the honor to enclose a life certificate from Colonel R.C. Moody R.E., dated 1st January last, and to request that the usual document may be sent to us, enabling us to claim that Officer's salary, December quarter 1862, as Chief Commissioner of Lands &c in British Columbia.
We have the honor to be, Sir,
Your most obedt Servants
Cox & Co

Sir Frederick Rogers Bart
&c &c &c
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Certificate annexed.
VJ 6 March
[To pond?]
TFE 9 March
Other documents included in the file
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Elliot to G.A. Hamilton, Treasury, 29 April 1863, asking them to authorize the paymaster general to issue Moody's salary to Cox & Co., and enclosing his life certificate.
Minutes by CO staff
It appears from a letter from Mr Buckland that Messrs Cox & Co
are unable to get Col: Moody's salary on the authority of the certificate wh we sent them on the 11th of March and that this letter is necessary.