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No. 527.

ACTING COLONIAL SECRETARY R. CARTER TO JAMES PURCHASE.



RECORD BOOK. ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND.   Volume 52.
Secretary's Office,        
4th June, 1863.   
SIR,
      In transmitting to you the accompanying Commission appointing you Bailiff of the Court at Labrador I am directed by the Governor to desire that you will during such time as your services are not required by the Judge in your capacity as Bailiff give such assistance as may be in your power and as may be required to the Collector of Revenue, James Winter Esqr.
I am &c.                     
(Signed)  R. CARTER,        
Acting Col. Sec.    
Mr. Jonas Purchase, &c. &c. &c.
      P.S.—You will see that there are two oaths which you are to take before the Judge of the Labrador Court.



RECORD BOOK, ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND.   Volume 52, page 746.

COMMISSION.



By His Excellency Sir Alexander Bannerman, Knight, Governor,
                     &c.,   &c.
To Mr. Jonas Purchase, Greeting.
      Whereas I deem it expedient and necessary by and with the advice of the Council to appoint a Bailiff for the service of Process and other duties to the said Office belonging to the Court of Civil and Criminal Jurisdiction established at the Labrador under Act 26 Cap 2 and having confidence in your prudence fidelty and ability, do, by and with the advice aforesaid appoint you the said Jonas Purchase to be such Bailiff of the aforesaid Court and you will be guided in the discharge of the duties of the said office by such regulations as you may from time to time receive from the Judge of the said Court and also doing all such other things therein as appertain to the duties of the said office and for so doing this shall be your Warrant.
Given &c the       May 1863.
    By His Excellency's Command,
(Signed) R. CARTER,            
Acting Coll. Secy.    

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