No. 73
23rd December 1865
Sir,
I have the honor to inform you that the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty have claimed the sum of £22..1.0 as due to Commander Joliffe of Her Majesty's Ship "Devastation" on account of the expense incurred for your entertainment from the 27th September to the 4th October on board that ship during your tour of inspection.
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I have instructed the Crown Agents to pay this sum to the credit of Naval funds in the hands of the Paymaster General, and I have to request you to repay to them this amount.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant
Edward Cardwell
Cardwell, Edward to Kennedy, Arthur 23 December 1865, NAC RG7:G8C/5, 296. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/V657073.html.

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