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• Franklin Pierce
Special Message
December 26, 1855

To the Senate of the United States:

In compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 17th instant, I send herewith the "memorial of citizens of New Orleans, complaining of the irregularity of the mail service between Washington and New Orleans." I deem it proper also to transmit with the memorial my note of the 18th instant to the memorialists and a copy of the letter of the Postmaster-General therein referred to.


Citation: Franklin Pierce: "Special Message", December 26, 1855. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project.
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