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Title: F. U. Stitt to N. L. Jeffries, 12 November 1867

Date: November 12, 1867

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00292

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November 12, 1867.

Hon. N. L. Jeffries,

Register of the Treasury.


By direction of the Attorney General, I transmit the estimate of appropriations required for the service of this Office, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1869.

Very respectfully, &c. &c.

F. U. Stitt,

Acting Chief Clerk.

Estimates of Appropriations required for the Office of the Attorney General, for the Fiscal year ending June 30, 1869:

Names, and Acts of Congress, etc.Estimates for 1868-69Estimates for 1867-68
For Attorney General, per act of March 3, 1859$8,000$8,000
For Assistant Attorney General per act of March 2, 18653,5003,500
For Law Clerk, per Act of July 23, 18662,5002,500
For Chief Clerk, per Act of March 3, 18652,2002,200
For two clerks of Class 4, per act of March 3, 18653,6003,600
For two clerks of Class 3, per act of March 3, 18653,2003,200
For one clerk of Class 1, per act of March 3, 1865.12001200
For two additional Temporary Clerks of Class 1, per Act of July 23, 1866.2,4002,400
One Messenger per act of July 25, 1864.10001000
For Contingent expenses, viz: Fuel, Labor, Furniture, Stationary and Miscellaneous Items7,0007,000
For Law and other necessary Books1,0001,000


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