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Title: William M. Evarts to Orville Hickman Browning, 18 January 1869

Date: January 18, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00746

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January 18, 1869.

Hon. O. H. Browning,

Secretary of the Interior.


I have the honor to transmit herewith the account, approved by me, and amounting to Five hundred dollars, ($500:) of W. D. Booth, Esq. for legal services as Special Counsel in the cases of the United States vs. T. A. Morris, late pending in the United States Dist. Court for the District of Maryland; and to request its payment from the appropriate fund.

Very respectfully, &c.

Wm. M. Evarts,

Attorney General.


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