THE FOREIGN OFFICE TO THE COLONIAL OFFICE.
December 1, 1874.
With reference to my letter of the 10th ulto. I am directed by the Earl of Derby to transmit to you to be laid before the Earl of Carnarvon a copy of a despatch from Sir Edward Thornton respecting a complaint made to him by Messrs. Brigham and Company, American Merchants at Boston in consequence of their having been called upon to pay import duty on a shipment of salmon from the Coast of Labrador.
I am to add that Sir Edward Thornton's note to Mr. Fish on teh subject has been approved.
I am, &c.,
The Under Secretary of State