No. 35
New Westminster
2nd May 1868
My Lord Duke,
With reference to my despatch No. 32 of the 29th of April, announcing the opening of the Legislative Session, I have now the honor to state that I closeditManuscript image it yesterday by the speech I enclose.
2. Everything passed in the most satisfactory manner, and I was agreeably surprised to find the Gentlemen from the Mainland and those from Vancouver Island working so harmoniously together.
3. Twelve Ordinances have been passed and a variety of important Resolutions, all of which shall be broughtunderManuscript image under Your Grace's notice.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord Duke,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Rogers
See 6304.
CC 17 June
FR 17/6
B&C 18/6
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Government Gazette Extraordinary, 1 May 1868, containing Seymour's speech proroguing the Legislative Council.
Seymour, Frederick to Grenville, Richard 2 May 1868, CO 60:32, no. 6307, 286. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/B68035.html.

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