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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to Ara Bartlett, 14 May 1868

Date: May 14, 1868

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00535

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May 14, 1868.

Hon. Ara Bartlett,

Chief Justice,

Yankton, Dakota.


The Attorney General ad interim directs me to say, in reply to your letter of the 24th ultimo, that you are hereby granted leave of absence for thirty days, in accordance with your request.


Your obedient servant,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.


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