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This foot note contained in document ADMS-05-02-02-0006-0004-0001
75. Laurens' pamphlet (note 73 above) consisted chiefly of papers from the files of the court in the seizure of his ship Ann, with comments. Compare JA 's text at notes 2–5 79–82 , 50–57 127–134 , below. For political similarities, compare JA 's argument with Laurens' “General Observations.” JA did contemplate a report of this nature based on his notes in Rex v. Corbet, also in his Admiralty Book. See No. 56, note 24.