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Office Sub Commir of Freedmen Corinth Miss Oct 5 Sir I wish to be relieved from duty at this post, and have desired it for some time; but without some pretexts hadnt the face to make application. The people may be, and undoubtedly are, prejudiced, and for that reason a change might be the best thing for the Bureau and certainly the most agreeable thing that could occur to me Very Respectfully Your Obd't Serv'ts [[signature]] Lucius Rew [[/signature]] Lt. and Sub Comm'r of Freedmen S. D. Barnes Lt. and A.A.A. Gen'l
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