Object #1013245 from MS-Papers-0032-0215
From: Inward letters - George Clarke, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0215 (29 digitised items). 28 letters written from Auckland and Bay of Islands, 1844-1874. Piece-level inventory in folder (list excludes letters accessioned in 1969)
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Octr. 26, /44.
I have heard nothing from you of late but feel satisfied that you and Forsaith are by this time bringing disputes towards a conclusion and I hope that ere this reaches you the Governor will have paid you a visit.
I was only just in time to keep you out of some trouble and to maintain the character of our Department the case I allude to endangered your appointment also an execution was about being forwarded to apprehend you for a paltry sum of Money due to "Allerton" I have taken upon me to pay the sum and expences therson amounting in all to £10.3.0 ten pounds three shillings.
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There was no alternative I was necessitated either to do that or spoil your usefulness I have done it and hope you will approve of it and authorize Dr.Binclair to reserve that sum out of your Salary. I hope in future you will be very careful of these matters I ought to have told you that I consulted Dr. Sinclair who very kindly entered into my brew and offered me the Money there and then. Write me by the very first opportunity I will enclose the account by the first opportunity.
Yours very truly,
Inward letters - George Clarke, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0215 (29 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
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