p. 1580 N
SECRETARY TO MATTHEW FORTESCUE.
RECORD BOOK, ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND. Volume 57, page 454.
2nd October, 1882.
The Collector of Revenue has represented to the Government, that there will most likely be some distress in your neighbourhood during the nsuing winter. you are therefore authorized to expend to extend of $150.00.
Similar authoriziing $120 to be expended in his neighbourhood to Samuel Dawe, Esq., J.P., Cartwright, Sandwich Bay.
Matthew Fortescue, Esq., J.P.,