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Title: A. J. Falls to H. H. Wells, 7 November 1871

Date: November 7, 1871

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Nov. 7, 1871

Hon. H. H. Wells, U. S. Attorney,

Richmond, Va.

Sir: I am directed by the Attorney General to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 6th instant, and, in compliance with your request to enclose herewith a copy of the circular issued under date of March 2d,                by                Attorney General                to the District Attorneys of the United States relative to the Amnesty Proclamation.

Very resp'lly,

A. J. Falls,

Chief Clerk

Circular sent.


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