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Title: A. J. Falls to James P. Newcomb, 31 October 1871

Date: October 31, 1871

Whitman Archive ID: nar.02543

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Oct. 31, 1871.

James P. Newcomb, Esq.

Austin, Texas.


I have received through the reference of the Secretary of State your account for expenses incurred in obtaining the deposition of Capt. James Speed.

I enclose herewith a draft for the amount, the receipt whereof you will be pleased to acknowledge.

Very respectfully,

A. J. Falls,

Chief Clerk.

draft sent,


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