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The Southern representative in England was James Mason.

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James Dunwoody Bulloch was the Confederate purchasing agent in Great Britain. He stationed in Liverpool as an agent for Fraser, Trenholm and Co.

When the Civil War broke out, he offered his services to the Confederate Government as a procurement agent in Great Britain.

Covered by his official activity, he bought and sold Confederate cotton for British textile industries. He employed the hard currency realized buying all kinds of badly needed war materials and then shipping them on British osten- sibly neutral ships or other carriers ready to run the blockade.

Furthermore he managed, as "man behind" to buy steamships, which were then converted into warships and employed for preying purposes against the US merchant fleet.

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