No. 19
25th February 1871
My Lord,
I have the honor to forward with the usual Report from the Attorney General, an authenticated and two plain copies of an Act passed by the Legislative Council entitled—AnManuscript image An Act respecting Literary Societies and Mechanic's Institutes.
2. Your Lordship will observe that a verbal amendment which was recommended by the Attorney General in respect of the Bill as it was first submitted to me has since been made by the Council at my suggestion.
3. I am not aware of any objection to Her Majesty'sassentManuscript image assent to this Bill.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your most obedient
Humble Servant
A. Musgrave
Minutes by CO staff
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CC 13/4
Literary Societies & Mechanics Institutes. This Act is almost verbatim a copy of a Canadian Act.
HTH 13/4
EHKH 14/11/71
K Ap: 16/71
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Three printed copies of act not on microfilm.
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George Phillippo, Attorney General, to Musgrave, 22 February 1871, reporting on the act as per despatch.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Kimberley to Musgrave, No. 30, 17 April 1871.