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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to D. J. Mould, 26 January 1869

Date: January 26, 1869

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January 26, 1869.

Hon. D. J. Mould,

House of Representatives,

Washington.

Sir:

Your letter of the 25th inst. requesting a copy of an opinion of the Attorney General relative to laws affecting paymasters, has been received. After referring to the office record of opinions, I have to reply that there is no opinion rendered on the subject you mention.

Very respectfully, &c.

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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