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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to David L. Beath, 27 September 1869

Date: September 27, 1869

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September 27, 1869.

David L. Beath, Esq.

Linden,

Davis Co. Texas.

Sir:

In reply to your letter of the 10th inst., and by direction of the Attorney General, I return herewith such of the papers accompanying your application for the Marshalship of Western Texas, as the rules of the office permit to be taken from the files.

Very respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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