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Title: John M. Binckley to Clarence A. Seward, 31 March 1868

Date: March 31, 1868

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March 31, 1868.

Clarence A. Seward, Esq.

Counsellor at Law,

New York City.

Sir:

On receipt of your letter of the 19th instant, the District Attorney was instructed to Report the facts. The case will be finally acted upon when his Report shall be received—and the result communicated to you.

Respectfully, your obedient servant,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney General.


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