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. The letter alluded to and quoted (not altogether accurately) in the following paragraphs
is that of JA
, 2 Dec. 1781
, above. AA
acknowledged recent receipt of this letter in her reply of 10 April
, preceding. Lovell, who seems the only eligible intended recipient of the present
letter, had returned to Congress for a brief and final period of service at the beginning
of April; see above AA
to Lovell, 8? Jan., note 4
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