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Title: A. J. Falls to E. G. Bradford, 26 December 1871

Date: December 26, 1871

Editorial note: The annotation "I 197" appearing below the dateline in this letter is not in Whitman's hand.

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Dec. 26, 1871.

Hon. E. G. Bradford,

U.S. District Judge,

Wilmington, Del.

Sir:

I am directed by the Attorney General to acknowledge the receipt of your letter transmitting your oath of office, and to inform you that you should also take (and transmit a copy thereof) the oath prescribed by the Act of July 2d, 1862, (12th U.S. Stats. p. 502.)

Very respectfully,

A. J. Falls,

Chief Clerk.


I 197
Oath &c.


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