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Title: Matthew F. Pleasants to R. S. Tharin, 24 March 1870

Date: March 24, 1870

Whitman Archive ID: nar.01270

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March 24, 1870.

R. S. Tharin, Esq.

Attorney at Law,

Charleston, S. C.


The Attorney General directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 21st instant in relation to an attempt to embezzle a letter addressed to your client Wm. G. Pinkney; and to say that its subject matter shall have his early attention.

Very respectfully,

M. F. Pleasants,

Chief Clerk.

letter ack.


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