No. 90
27th July 1870
My Lord,
I have the honor to report that I have appointed Mr Edward Graham Alston to be Registrar General of Titles under the provisions of the Land Registry Ordinance, 1870.
2. The appointmentisManuscript image is not in fact a new one. Mr Alston was previously the Registrar for Vancouver Island, and does not receive any increased emolument, but it is necessary that he should have a new Commission under the consolidated Law for the United Colony.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
A. Musgrave
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Mr Herbert
The Act referred to is to be confirmed. Salary £400.
CC 30/8
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At once.
RGWH Aug 31/70
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Draft reply, Herbert (for Kimberley) to Musgrave, No. 21, 6 September 1870.
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Not to go till after the despatch confirming the Ordinance—draft with Mr Holland.