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Inclosure 1 in No. 110 Memorandum by Captain Elliot. Canton, November 19, 1837

"...Whilst I am upon this subject, I would presume to say, that a six-and-forty gun frigate, and a sloop, or perhaps two, with a steam-boat from India, do not appear to form a larger escort than may very properly attend upon a Special Commissioner, charged with an autograph letter from Her Majesty to the Emperor, and with the arrangement of momentous public concerns."