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Title: John M. Binckley to James Dixon, 9 March 1868

Date: March 9, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00457

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March 9, 1868.

Hon. James Dixon,

Senate United States.


I have the honor to state that in the case of Lucius P. Bryan charged with robbing the mails, the District Attorney has been instructed to prosecute as suggested in your note of the 6th instant.


Your obedient servant,

John M. Binckley,

Assistant Attorney Gen'l.

Ins Book pp 28-19 29


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