No. 73
30th December 1864
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 88 of the 19th of October, and in reliance on your discretion, I approve of your having accepted the bonds of Mr. McKenzie and Mr. Watson as security for the due performance by Mr. Watson ofManuscript image the duties of Colonial Treasurer.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble servant
Edward Cardwell