George Pitkin, Testimony, 1 July 1843 [Extradition of JS for Treason]

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by what authority he acted he was shown a Bowie knife and a brace of pistols— And when he asked what they wanted of him he said they would let him know when he got to . Many of the citizens of were taken in the same manner without any legal process whatever and thrust into prison.
 
s Testimony July 1, 1843
D.
 
Filed July 1st 1843. [p. 2]
by what authority he acted he was shown a Bowie knife and a brace of pistols— And when he asked what they wanted of him he said they would let him know when he got to . Many of the citizens of were taken in the same manner without any legal process whatever and thrust into prison.
 
s Testimony July 1, 1843
D.
 
Filed July 1st 1843. [p. 2]
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