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Title: Amos T. Akerman to J. P. Southworth, 29 December 1871

Date: December 29, 1871

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Dec. 29, 1871.

J. P. Southworth, Esq.

U. S. Attorney,

Mobile, Ala.


For the reasons stated in your letter of the 23d instant, you are authorized to enter nolle prosequis in the indictments against F. W. Kellogg and others named in your letter.

Very respectfully,

A. T. Akerman,

Attorney General.

nol. pros's,
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