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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to S. Harwood, Jr., 6 January 1870

Date: January 6, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01144

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January 6, 1870.

S. Harwood, Jr.

Office of "The Day," Philadelphia.


I am directed by the Attorney General to say, in reply to your inquiry of the 5th inst., that he has not yet rendered an opinion on the rights of revenue officers to claim as informers.

Very resp. yours,

M. F. Pleasants,

Ch. Clerk.

No opinion rendered.


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