Title: Benjamin Helm Bristow to E. D. Townsend, 21 October 1871
Date: October 21, 1871
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Whitman Archive ID: nar.03412
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Oct. 21, 1871.
Gen. E. D. Townsend,
I hand you herewith a telegram addressed to the Attorney General at Yorkville, S. C. Will you please transmit it in cipher as soon as possible?
B. H. Bristow, Solicitor General
Acting Attorney General.