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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to R. S. Tharin, 24 March 1870

Date: March 24, 1870

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.01270

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March 24, 1870.

R. S. Tharin, Esq.

Attorney at Law,

Charleston, S. C.

Sir:

The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 21st instant in relation to an attempt to embezzle a letter addressed to your client Wm. G. Pinkney; and to say that its subject matter shall have his early attention.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


letter ack.


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