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Mr. Hankins is an old citizen of this place and a man of good standing. He gave himself up to the civil authorities and was discharged by Major McLean. I have the honor to offer the correspondences between this office and the Major upon the subject, "Marked Exhibit-" D taken from the records of this office.. I have the honor to be Sir very respectfully your Obt Servt James H. Shipley Lt and Asst Sub Com 5th As to the safety of the officers of the Bureau in visiting the different Counties of this Dist. without an escort I do not consider it safe unless accompanied by some form of citizen James H. Shipley Lt. and Asst Sub Com L.B. 36 & 37
Mr. Hankins - S. M. Hankins of Panola Co., Miss on census of 1860. He is mentioned on another page in this Vol. gone - changed to gave R.D. McLean- Mayor of Grenada - on next page
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