86 From Leonidas Pitchlynn (Eagletown, C.N.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated July 1856. Re: gathering of men to run off his prosecutor and his hopes to get Stanley out of the state.
87 From George W. Harkins (Doaksville, C.N.). to Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Aug. 12, 1856. Re: General Council efforts to get money from U.S. government; election results; actions of Israel Folsom; asks him to inquire if doctors and merchants can bring in drinks that are alcohol; states that war will result if whites continue to harass Choctaws; and the need for “half breeds” not to overindulge their children.
88 From H.F. Thomason (Van Buren, Arkansas). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Nov. 27, 1856. Re: requesting Pitchlynn to come to the trial of Leonidas for assault with intent to kill since the treaty will not allow amnesty.
89 From Allen Wright (Bennington, C.N.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Jan. 19, 1857. Re: Constitutional convention; sees recent "wife stealing" at the Academy due to nonreligious men; and request for a job as surveyor of the eastern boundary.
90 From Lycurgus Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated April 28, 1857. Re: his attempt to control his bad temper, drinking, and association with bad company; the loss of crops to rabbits and weather; the accusation against Agent Cooper; his realization that his failures are his own fault; his criticism of classes and education ant the possibility he may be put up for attorney general.
91 From Lycurgus Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated May 7, 1857. Re: he will run for attorney unless he goes to prison--but he reassures his father all will be well.
92 From William McKean (Van Buren, Arkansas). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated May 21, 1857. Re: both Leonidas and Lycurgus found guilty of assault with intent to kill; asks Pitchlynn to use his influence to get them pardoned.