No. 45
19th March 1869
My Lord,
I have the honor to forward an Authenticated and two plain Copies of an Ordinance of the late Session of the Legislature of this Colony, entitled;No. 3.Manuscript image No. 3. An Ordinance to appropriate the sum of four hundred and nineteen thousand three hundred and thirty five dollars and fifty cents out of the General Revenue of the Colony for the Contingent Service of the Year 1869.
2. I add the Report of the Attorney General and one from the Acting Colonial Secretary.
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I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your Lordship's most obedient,
humble Servant.
Frederick Seymour
Minutes by CO staff
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Sir F. Sandford
This must stand over until we receive the regular Estimates of Revenue & Expenditure for 1869—for I conclude the Governor must intend to submit them in proper form. As far as is shewn the Financial state of this Colony is in an improved state.
It might be safer to acknowledge receipt & sayManuscript image Lord Granville is waiting for the Estimates &c?
CC 21 May
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Yes. At once. Ackge & say we are waiting for Estimates.
FRS 21/5
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Three printed copies of ordinance not on microfilm.
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H.P.P. Crease, Attorney General, to Seymour, 18 March 1869, reporting on the ordinance as per despatch.
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W.A.G. Young, Colonial Secretary, to Seymour, 18 March 1869, reporting on the estimates and the ordinance, and enclosing a statement "shewing in detail the items of increase and decrease under the various heads of service."
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Granville to Seymour, No. 45, 21 May 1869.
Seymour, Frederick to Leveson-Gower, Granville George 19 March 1869, CO 60:35, no. 5568, 277. 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/B69045.html.

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