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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to L. F. Reuther, 26 October 1869

Date: October 26, 1869

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October 26, 1869.

L. F. Reuther, Esq.

New York.

Sir:

Your letter of the 21st inst. to the President, has been by him referred to me. The questions you ask are not such as, in my opinion, it is his duty to answer.

Very respectfully, &c.

E. R. Hoar,

Attorney General.


opinion declined


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