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Title: Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar to William M. Evarts, 22 September 1869

Date: September 22, 1869

Whitman Archive ID: nar.00995

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September 22, 1869.

Hon. Wm. M. Evarts,

New York.


Enclosed you will find a draft on the Treasury of the United States for Four Thousand and seven hundred and fifty-dollars, ($4750:) in full for bill rendered of Five thousand dollars ($5000:) less income tax, ($250,) for services in the prosecution of Jefferson Davis by the Government. Please acknowledge its receipt.

Very respectfully,

E. R. Hoar.

Attorney General.

fee in Jeff. Davis case


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