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Office the 5' Inst, with an Endorsement that Stationary had been sent me. This is over two weeks, since which time I have seen or heard nothing in regard to the same. I have been compelled to purchase Stationary Ink. &c. &c. for nearly two months and most respectfully ask that the articles enumerated above be sent me, for I am entirely out, and also respectfully ask that I be allowed to embody my expense a/c for Stationary &c &c in my Report of Persons and Articles hired for month ending August 31st when due. 

I have the honor to be 
Very Respectfully 
Your Obt Svt
A.S. Alden.
Agt B.R.F. & A.L. 

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