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Mallet, Sir Louis (1823-90), was for many years connected with the Board of Trade. In 1860 he became acquainted with Cobden, with whom he drew up the tariff in connection with the Commercial Treaty with France. He was knighted in 1868, and from 1874-83, after having served on the Indian Council, he was Permanent Under-Secretary of State for India.