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Power of attorney from John S. Chambliss to Captain David Boone of Natchez, Miss., relating to his claim for services rendered the society. Supporting affidavit of J.E. Calhoun of Claiborne County. Telegram dated Sept. 11, 1854, requesting that the Rev. W. McLean, agent of the Colonization Society, trace the receipt by Thomas Scott, Sr. in Greenville, Liberia, of twenty-five hundred dollars stolen from a Mr. Bell, Esqr. by African Americans.