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The receipts on account of Revenue from April 1, 1882, when there was a balance of 5,976,585 to July 29, 1882, were 26,173,348, against 26,061,577 in the corresponding period of the preceding financial year, which began with a balance of 5,923,692. The net expenditure was 30,208,026, against 30,767,566 to the same date in the previous year. The Treasury balances on July 29 amounted to 2,178,599, and at the same date in 1881 to 1,455,057.

Source: The Illustrated London News, No.2257—Vol. LXXXI, Saturday, August 5, 1882, p.142