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XXXV
Bu. R.F and A. Lands
Goldsboro NC Ap'l 3d 1868.

Brown Esq.
Claim Agent
Norfolk, Va

Sir:
I would like to respectfully request to be informed whether the discharge of one John Williams Hd. Co. K. 40th U.S. Infty, formerly of 2d U.S. Infty Co. C, was deposited for collection at your Office.  And if so that [[strikethrough]] the same [[/strikethrough]] all papers necessary to collect the entire claim of said Williams be forwarded to my address.
Very respectfully
Your obdt servt
Jno D Black
Agent B.R.F. and A.L. 
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XXXVI 
Bu R.F. and A Lands
Goldsboro NC Apl 8, 1868.

Baker Jacob B.

Sir:=
Henry Carter Col'd claiming that you owe him $11.00 for labor performed as Cook states that you refuse payment.  You are respectfully requested to make your appearance at this Office or forward a written statement, explaining why the above claim cannot be paid
Very respectfully
Your obdt servt
Jno D Black
Agent B.R.F and A Lands |
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Gragg

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XXXVII
Bu R. F and A. Lands
Goldsboro N. C April 8th 1868

Gragg Messrs Geo. & Co.
Army and Navy Claim Agent
Philada Penna

Gentlemen:=
I have the honor to request information in regard to the claim of Abraham. B. Jackson Late Prv. Co. K 24th Regt Col'd Vols. for back Pay and Bounty.  Any papers necessary to be made out to receive such claim and receive prompt attention is forwarded either to his address or mine.
Very respectfully
Your obdt servt
Jno D Black 
Agent B.R.F. and A Lands.
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XXXVIII 
Bu R. F and A Lands
Goldsboro NC April 8. 1868

Moore Col. Stephen
Agt B.R F and A Lands
New Berne NC.

Sir:=
I have the honor to transmit enclosed herewith Discharge and receipt for Bounty of one Jno R Jones, at present serving in Co. C. 40th Infty. station at New Berne N.C.
Very respectfully
Your obdt servt
Jno D Black
Agent B.R.F and A Lands
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