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Title: A. J. Falls to A. G. Brandner, 7 October 1871

Date: October 7, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02502

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Oct. 7, 1871.

A. G. Brandner, Esq.

U. S. Commissioner,

Alba City, U. T.


This Department has received your letter of the 29th ultimo, wherein you ask to be furnished with a copy of "Brightly's Digest and Appendix." In reply, I have to inform you that such books are not furnished to U. S. Commissioners by this, or any other Executive Departments of the Government.

I regret that it is not in my power to comply with your request.

Very respectfully,

A. J. Falls,

Chief Clerk

cannot furnish books


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