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can get possession of the houses. all of which we respectfully submit for your consideration

Very Respectfully
John T Allison
H M Swann
Dp U S Marshal 

I am personally acquainted with Jno T Allison and H M Swann and you can rely on what they have said in the forgoing letter as being the truth and nothing but the truth, although I am not personally cognizant of the facts set forth.

George McKee
Register in Bankruptcy

Transcription Notes:
George McKee was appointed register in bankruptcy in 1867. It looks like "Swann" for a Dp. U S Marshall. John T Allison is right. Illegible between the first and third paragraphs, thus making this troublesome to read.

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