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Title: Amos T. Akerman to Joseph Watson, 9 September 1871

Date: September 9, 1871

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Sept. 9, 1871.

Mr. Joseph Watson,

Newport, R. I.

Sir:

I have received your letter of the 4th instant—and, after a careful perusal, it fails to satisfy me that I should reverse the determination I expressed to you in my letter of the 2d.

Very respectfully, &c.

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.


see p. 47 ante
letter answered.
R. I.


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