No. 52, Financial
14th July 1866
Referring to my Despatch No 50 dated 12th July 1866 by this Mail, I have the honor to transmit extracts from local newspapers containing a report of, and comments upon, proceedings of the Legislative Assembly in reference to my Message dated6thManuscript image 6th July 1866.
Beyond the account contained in these extracts I have no information of the nature of the reply which was thus proposed to be given to my Message after a lapse of seven days from its receipt by the Assembly.
I have the honor to be,
Your most obedient Servant
A.E. Kennedy
Minutes by CO staff
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See minute in 8305. I do not think that this despatch will require a separate answer.
TFE 30 Augt
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CBA 31/8
C 1 Sep
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
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Newspaper clippings, Evening Telegraph, 13 July 1866, and Colonist and Chronicle, 14 July 1866, reporting the debate in the House of Assembly in response to Kennedy's message of 6 July discussing the financial condition of the colony.