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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to G. W. McCrary, 22 December 1870

Date: December 22, 1870

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Whitman Archive ID: nar.01569

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December 22, 1870.

Hon. G. W. McCrary,

House of Representatives.

Sir:

I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 21st inst., and to inform you that leave of absence for sixty days was granted by this Department on the 19th inst. to Judge Knowles.

Very respectfully,

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor General,

and Acting Attorney General.


Judge Knowles' leave of absence


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