Berens to Newcastle
Hudsons Bay House,
5 September 1862
I regret to trouble your Grace again on the subject of the payment to be made to this Company in respect of their outlay in Vancouvers Island. I had the honor of addressing your Grace on the subject on the 11th ulto: but have not been favored with any communication in reply.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord Duke,
Your Grace's most obedient
humble Servant,
H.H. Berens
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
The delay is none of ours. The Treasury sent in their ultimatum a day or two ago, & I passed it on.
ABd 8 Sepr
I forwarded it to Mr Murdoch from whom it has returned today with a memo.
TFE 8 Sep
See 8760.
N 9
The subject will be disposed of by the letter to be sent to the H.B.C. to day in 8760.
TFE 11 Sepr