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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to T. & J. W. Johnson & Co., 20 October 1869

Date: October 20, 1869

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October 20, 1869.

Messrs. T. & J. W. Johnson & Co.

Philadelphia.

Gentlemen:

I enclose herewith a check for $372:25, the amount of your bill for books this day received.

I desire to call your attention to the fact that in your schedule of prices furnished this Office the Georgia Reports were put at $5:75 per volume, while in your bill they are charged $6:50. I presume you will correct this in your next bill.

Very respectfully yours,

M. F. Pleasants, Chief Clerk.


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