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hundred dollars for each slave enlisted belonging to the claimant, and upon the claimant filing a valid deed of manumission and release of service, the board shall give the claimant a certificate of the sum awarded, which, on presentation, shall be paid by the chief of the Bureau. Ninth. All enlistments of colored troops in the State of Maryland, otherwise than in accordance with these regulations, are forbidden. Tenth. No person who is or has been engaged in the rebellion against the Government of the United States, or who in any way has or shall give aid or comfort to the enemies of the Government, shall be permitted to present any claim or receive any compensation for the labor or service of any slave, and all claimants shall file with their claims an oath of allegiance to the United States. By order of the President. E. D. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant-General. This order was extended, on October twenty-sixth, to Delaware, at the personal request of Governor Cannon.