Sydney, 9 August, 1856,
James MacArthur Esqr
We beg to have your Copy of Invoices [forwarded?] Messrs Bancroft & Mackerell, of Wines for A/C. Capt. Erskine [indecipherable] --- £38.13.9
to his Dr. in A/C. with Jas. & W. Mac A. --
We have made the Invoice out for you to save time. --
In case of loss the amount insured can be recovered here are [remitted?] [indecipherable] in your Wines as he may direct.
We remain, Dear Sir
Donaldson & Co.