Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 031
Gladfield, 17th July 1851.
My Dear William
I received yours of the 19th June a few days ago, and have written to the parties who lost some of their wine making a reduction and instructing them to pay up their [Acct?] as soon as I receive their payments I will remit you the amount of your last invoice. I am sorry that you were inconvenienced by my drawing on the Brisbane Bank, which I shall alter next payt I did not think at the time and any expense you may have been at, I shall be happy to pay. As to the damage done to the wine I could not explain it other words, for tasting it as I did; it certainly tasted little better