Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 1.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

Annotation

[1]   Burlington, Iowa, Hawk Eye, October 19, 1843. From a long account of the proceedings at which Morgan County Whigs paid the bet proposed by Lincoln on May 11, 1843 (vide supra).

[2]   Lincoln's speech in the afternoon is described as ``most excellent'' but is not reported.

[3]   Six lines cut off the bottom of the page apparently contained the conclusion of the summary of Lincoln's speech.