Volume 75: James and William Macarthur business correspondence, 1823-1877: No. 167
19th Jany 1858
Messrs J & W Macarthur
I do myself the pleasure to inform you that I have forwarded per Railway to your address this day
4 Coils Wire }
} Ex "British Merchant"
1 Case # 1 }
which completes that shipment as per Bill of Lading. I have also forwarded a Package of Brown paper from Maders - and in the middle will be found a parcel from Lahils the Tailor.
Business is very dull in Sydney. I have made a sale of Red Wine for New Zealand; about 80 Galls by way of Sample, without any of your favors to acknowledge.
I beg to remain
Your faithful Servt