Title: A. J. Falls to S. M. Ashenfelter, 28 October 1871
Date: October 28, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.02101
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Anthony Dreesen, and John Schwaninger
Oct. 28, 1871.
S. M. Ashenfelter, Esq.
U. S. Attorney,
Santa Fé, New Mexico.
I am directed by the Solicitor General and Acting Attorney General to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 9th instant, relative to the necessity of a law prohibiting the trading in stolen cattle by the Camanches of Texas and citizens of New Mexico, and to inform you that the subject will be presented to Congress at the ensuing session.
A. J. Falls, Chief Clerk.