W. W. to MESSRS. A. G. MORYER AND CO.3
- MS. Mr. Sherman R. Emery. Hitherto unpublished.
[In M. W.'s hand]
London 2 April 1831.
Messrs A. G. Moryer and C°.
Mr Henderson4 H. M.'s Consul General recently from Bogota, has recommended your establishment to me, for the purpose of
pg 210effecting a purchase for me to the extent of Fifty Pounds in the Colombian 5 pr Cent domestic Stock;1 provided that can be done at the rate of from 1½ to 2 per Cent—and I should not wish you under any circumstances to exceed 2½ or 3 per cent.
Should you be able to make this purchase you will draw on Messrs Masterman and Co Bankers London for the Sum mentioned, giving me through Mr Henderson timely notice of your so doing.
[W. W. writes]
- I remain Sirs
- your obedient Servant
- Wm Wordsworth