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any injury to the interests of the H.H.B.Co.

Apropos please tell Gov Mactavish he may rest assured that I will take good care that none of our men
meddle with furs or in any way injure the interests of the fur Co - I propose also to take  [[underlined]] no Russians [[/underlined]] up the river with me

As it now seems that I will probably be put in charge of the entire line through British [[?am]] to Frt George on Frazers River it might help me with Bulkley if Gov Mactavish were to express ^[[by teleg to Bulkley]] his ideas on the subject of my being in command

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Have edited following Smithsonian guidelines re format and use of [[insertion]] [[/insertion]] following ^ - nwmath

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