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Special Message

November 14, 1877

To the Senate of the United States:

In answer to the resolution of the Senate of the 8th instant, I transmit herewith a report * from the Secretary of State.


*Stating that the information relative to the forcible rescue of two prisoners from the jail of Starr County, Tex., by an armed band of Mexicans had been transmitted by the President to the House of Representatives on the 12th instant.

Rutherford B. Hayes, Special Message Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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