Hill to Elliot (Assistant Under-Secretary)
General Post Office
17th November 1864
The Postmaster General directs me to return the Ordinance passed by the Legislature of British Columbia, entitled "An Ordinance for regulating the Postal Service," which accompanied your letter of the 27thAugust last, and to acquaint you, for the information of Mr Secretary Cardwell, that, so far as this Department is concerned, there is no objection to this Ordinance receiving the sanction of Her Majesty.
I am,
Your most obedient Servant
F. Hill
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Sanction the Ordinance.
VJ 19 Nov
TFE 19/11
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Draft reply, Cardwell to Seymour, No. 42, 25 November 1864, informing Seymour that the Queen is pleased to confirm and allow the Ordinance.