From: George Rutherfurd
Sent: December 16, 2005
Subject: File No. SR-NYSE-2005-74

Dear SEC:

The NYSE has re-dated its December 7, 2005 submission to December 13, 2005, with no substantive change from what it had submitted on December 7. My December 11, 2005 comment letter is obviously applicable to the December 13, 2005 re-dated submission.

Sincerely yours,

George Rutherfurd
Consultant (to two institutional investing organisations)
Chicago, IL