31st October 1867
My Lord Duke,
I have the honor to forward copy of a letter addressed to me by Lord Lyttleton respecting Mr C.W. Franks, late Treasurer of this Colony, and of my reply.
I have the honor to be,
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Your most obedient,
humble Servant.
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Seen by his Grace.
HSB 5 Feb
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Sir F. Rogers
Therefore put by.
CC 5/2
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At once.
FR 5/2
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See E/3747.
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Lyttleton to Seymour, 24 July 1867, requesting a favourable letter be sent to the colonial office on behalf of Franks who had been denied employment due to Seymour's reports.
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Seymour to Lyttleton, 24 September 1867, advising that the temper exhibited by Franks on various occasions made it impossible for him to recommend that gentleman for further colonial service.