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    John Edgar Hoover Typed Letter Signed. One page on Division of Investigation imprinted letterhead, 8" x 10"; Washington, D.C.; January 2, 1935. Thanking the recipient for his suggestion regarding firearms: "as assistance to the suppression of crime all firearms be distinctively marked and a test projectile recorded in such a manner as to provide for their subsequent identification." Signed "J.E. Hoover".

    Condition: Age toning, with mat burn at the edges.



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    May, 2017
    11th Thursday
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