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Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to Thomas H. Talbot, 13 September 1871

Date: September 13, 1871

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Sept. 13, 1871.

Thomas H. Talbot, Esq.

Assistant Attorney General.

Sir:

I do not think it is worth while to prosecute the appeal in the case of Louis F. Koester, the subject of your letter of the 23d ultimo.

Very respectfully, &c

B. H. Bristow, Solicitor Gen'l

& Acting Attorney Gen'l.


do not appeal


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