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Comments on Request for Waiver of Erroneous Pay

Published by the Government Accountability Office on 1971-10-22.

Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)

                         COMPTROLLER GENERAL or
                                                THE UNITED STATS
                                     *WASHINMOqq. O.C.       7




                                                                      OCT 22 1971


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