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SUTLER. A man whose employment is to sell provisions and liquor to a camp.
     2. By the articles of war, art. 29, no sutler is permitted to sell any kind of liquor or victuals, or to keep his house or shop open for the entertainment of soldiers, after nine at night, or before the beating of the reveillee, or upon Sundays during divine service or sermon, on penalty of being dismissed all future sutling. And by art. 60, all sutlers are to be subject to orders according to the rules and discipline of war.

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A cruel or exacting commander could be tolerated; hard service was accepted as an inevitable part of life; but an unaccommodating or inefficient sutler was a real calamity.
They are also of opinion that, as Captain von Heer's conduct might possibly have arisen from a misconception of the nature of his office, he shall only be reprimanded in general orders and repay the several sutlers the money he exacted from them.
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Hall, did not expect acquittal but reiterated the custom and observed that, even worse, a fellow noncommissioned officer from outside the unit meted out the punishment, all at the instigation of a sutler.