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August 21st


Recent instructions from Major Genl Howard Commissioner, seem to obviate the necessity of further accumulation of rations at Chattanooga for distribution to destitute people of northern Georgia. - I therefore respectfully request the communication of 16th inst and Provision return enclosed therewith be returned to the undersigned. 

Your Ob't Servant
W. W. Deane
Bvt Majr & A.A.G.
In absence of Bvt Maj Genl Tillson Ass't Com'r

Bvt Lt. Col. A. Ramsey Nininger
A.A.G. Department of the South
Macon Ga
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