No. 10
2nd February 1870
My Lord,
On the 31st ultimo I received a Telegram from Your Lordship as follows—"Offer Needham Chief Justiceship Trinidad. Salary eighteen hundred. Answer by telegraph what date he can leave. Puisne Judge will besentManuscript image sent out."
2. I replied on the same day—"Needham accepts—will leave in a Month."
3. Today I have transmitted another Telegram as follows—"May Crease have Puisne Justiceship. Salary small to tempt man from England—expenses so great."
I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
A. Musgrave
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Herbert
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Musgrave, Anthony to Leveson-Gower, Granville George 2 February 1870, CO 60:38, no. 2544, 126. 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/B70010.html.

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