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DANIEL MERRITT FAY
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Hattie L. Fay
S.E.D. Letter: Exhibit B
   
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR.
BUREAU OF PENSIONS.
     WASHINGTON, D. C.,    August 5, 1904.
   
Mr. N. E. Ives,
Special Examiner,
Galesburg, Illinois.
   
Sir:--
   
Find herewith the papers in claim No. 642, 271 of Amanda C. Fay, and claim No. 809,924, of Hattie L. Fay, contesting as widows of Daniel M. Fay, Co. M, 1st Iowa Vol. Cav., Ctf. No. 768,810, for compliance with instructions contained in the accompanying Law Division letter of the 2d instant, the purpose being to determine which, if either, of the contestants is the lawful widow of the soldier and entitled to pension.
Very respectfully,
E. T. Ware
Commissioner.