No. 49
22 October 1859
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Grace's Despatch No 12 of the 16th August, transmitting the copy of a letter from the Treasury intimating that Postage stamps Manuscript imagewill be prepared and sent out without delay for the use of the Post office in British Columbia and Vancouver's Island; and I beg to return your Grace my best thanks for your Grace's ready compliance to my requisition for those articles, which will be of the utmost service to the Colony.
I have etc.
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Merivale
Put by.
HT Irving 19 Dec
HM D 19
CF 19
N 20