Law to Rogers (Permanent Under-Secretary)
Treasury Chambers
29th September 1869
With reference to your Letter of 20 instant submitting Earl Granvilles recommendation that an allowance of £500 should be granted to Mrs Seymour widow of Mr F. Seymour late Governor of British Columbia towards the expense of her passage to this Country I am commanded by the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury to acquaint you that their Lordships concur in Earl Granvilles recommendation.
I am etc.
William Law
Minutes by CO staff
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This I think would now be dealt with by Mr Lewes.
WR 30/9/69
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At once.
FR 30/9
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Sir F. Rogers
Order Payable & Draft herewith.
JSL 2/10/69
GG 2/10
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Barrow to Mrs. Seymour, 4 October 1869, forwarding official letter authorizing her to draw £500 from the paymaster general towards her passage to England.