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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to John H. Howe, 7 June 1869

Date: June 7, 1869

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June 7, 1869.

Hon. J. H. Howe,

Chief Justice, &c.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Terr.

Sir:

The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 2d inst. and to say that in accordance with your request, you are hereby granted a leave of absence for two months. I have also, as desired by you, arranged that the draft for your salary shall be sent to you at Kewannee, Illinois.

Very Resp. yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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