My very dear Sir
I have carefully perused your letter to
Commander Mackenzie, and am much gratified to find that
in your mature judgment he has so able an advocate and
support; and I sincerely hope that his conduct in that sad
Tragedy (painful as...
New York Jany 3rd 1843
Although a personal stranger to you, I cannot
restrain the expression of my feelings to you, in this moment of
universal excitement—I am a very old soldier of the Revolution,
and was present at Head...
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poraniety or sequence only, or of cause and consequence,
it would be reasonable to presume in favor of the · pension,
and also to presume in favor of the pension in cases where
the line of duty appears to enter potentially into the
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