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Secretary of the Treasury. Mr. Memminger to Messrs. Fraser, Trenholm & Co. Treasury Department, C. S. A.,Richmond, Oct. 21, 1862. Messrs. Fraser, Trenholm & Co., Liverpool, G. B: Dear Sirs --You will please extend a credit to Major J. B. Ferguson to the extent of five hundred thousand dollars, and give him any assistance in your power to make his purchases for the Confederate States. I have already informed you and Mr. Spence that I have on hand two and a half millions of doll be made, or which you are authorized to transfer to any parties who may furnish the means to make our purchases. This fund, or any amounts which may be realized upon our bonds, will, I trust, enable you to meet the credit herein extended to Major Ferguson, in addition to that heretofore given. Respectfully, your obd't serv't, C. G. Memminger, Secretary of the Treasury. Mr. St. John to Mr. Smith. Confederate States of America,War Dep't, Nitre and Mining Bureau,Richmond, Oct. 28, 186