With REPLO-CEPLO, officials have a guard presence from the beginning, meaning, the local REPLO or CEPLO officer will be familiar with plans already in place and will be able offer what guard assets are available immediately and how they could best be utilized.
But the REPLOs and CEPLOs have no authority in the final decision.
It would appear that Bridge didn't receive any payment for the book since, when Hawthorne sends him copies of the book, he reploes
: "this fifty copies will be paid for out of my avails from the book; for it would be rather too severe a joke to make your work an actual expense to you." May 2, 1845 (CE 16:92).