In consequence of your Public Notice, dated 8th October, I hereby offer to deliver on the conditions specified in the form of contract already exhibited to me, as follows, VIZ:
[handwritten] Such quantity for Roach Lime as may be required at four shillings and four pence sterling per barrel of three and half bushels.
And the parties subscribing with me undertake to become bound in the penalty required for the fulfilment of my agreement to this effect.
Signature of the party Tendering: James Thompson
Signature of the Sureties: W. D. Miller and [?]
To Deputy Assistant Commissary General. Micking
N. B. - The tender is to be addressed outside, and marked. "Tender for "