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collecting for me and had collected but a very small portion of the bills; maybe half. and I was compelled to sue him to get that much. The suit has been in court overt 2 years and he now says that he was not bound to pay Doctor Bills. Said Carlisle contracted with the Bureau Agent of Tuscumbia Ala. [[strikethrough]] for most of the freedman doctored [[/strikethrough]] John M. Green for most of the Freedman doctored by me, to do certain things among which was "to furnish medicines and all necessary medical attendance" and my lawyers require that these contracts shall be brought into court as evidence and that a certified transcript will not be evidence
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