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Letter 12: 27th June, 1834
To J. Thornton, Esq.
(ENDORSED: recd. July 22nd, 1834)
ST. PETERSBURG, JUNE 27TH, 1834.
SIR, - Having drawn upon Messrs. Simondsen and Company of St. Petersburg
for the sum of 2000 roubles (two thousand roubles) as a deposit upon an order
for 450 reams of Chinese paper, at TWENTY- FIVE ROUBLES per ream, I have
to request that you will honour their draft to the like amount.
I remain, Sir, yours,