Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 2.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
To Hon. Thomas J. Turner, Springfield,
Freeport, Illinois. August 15, 1853.

. . . When I served notice on Logan [2] I promised him that if he would name any attorney in the vicinity whom he would wish to be present at the taking of the depositions, I would request you to notify him of the time and place, but he is gone off to the ``World's Fair'' (without having named any. You will perceive Logan filed cross-interrogations; and which I hope may be as fully and fairly answered as our own. . . . Very truly your friend,

A. LINCOLN.