[Page 1]PortlandAug. 1, 1862Dear SirI recommend to you Mr John E. Sherman of Maine, for a [?] in the pension office.Mr. Sherman is most [?] connected, has found [?] [?] [?] by [?] and, as have [?], is highly [?] and deserving. I [?] recomend him for your favorable consideration.Very [?]Yr. obt. [?][?]Hon. Caleb B. Smith[?]
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