Title: Amos T. Akerman to John H. Wager, 8 November 1871
Date: November 8, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.02565
Contributors to digital file: Elizabeth Lorang, Nima Najafi Kianfar, and John Schwaninger
Nov. 8, 1871.
Mr. John H. Wager,
The President has referred to me your letter of the 28th ult. enclosing the statement of Samuel Horton in reference to outrages perpetrated upon himself.
I suggest that you advise Mr. Horton to make known the circumstances to John A. Minnis, Esq., at Montgomery, the U. S. Attorney for your District.
A. T. Akerman,
Samuel Horton's complaints